architecture

Franklin Mountain House

Franklin Mountain House

Perched 2500 feet above the Rio Grande river valley overlooking downtown El Paso and Juarez (Texas), the Franklin Mountain House is a captivating oasis…

Ricardo Bofill’s Cement Factory

Ricardo Bofill’s Cement Factory

Back in 1973 architect Ricardo Bofill took on a project where he could experiment with how any structure could be repurposed for vastly different…

The Sports Pavilion

The Sports Pavilion

Challenged to construct a complete sports facility in the suburbs of St. Petersburg, Russia, Horomystudio architects not only accomplished the mission but did it…

Residence MG2

Residence MG2

The impressive Residence MG2 created by Alain Carle Architecture sits boldly on its gently sloping lawn in Quebec, Canada.  The structure is fragmented into…

In-Tenta DROP box

In-Tenta DROP box

A growing trend in the hotel experience is the idea of movable room units that can be safely inserted into scenic natural settings and…

MINIMOD Shelters

MINIMOD Shelters

Prefabricated housing is not a new concept in home construction but the architectural firm MAPA from Brazil has taken it to the next level…

Les Abouts

Les Abouts

Inheriting a large part of the uncultivatable land on his family farm in the Centre-du-Québec region of the St. Lawrence lowlands, the owner decided…

MA House

MA House

One of the advantages of a monolithic structure in a tropical climate is the cooling effect you get from large, stone-walled spaces.  The architects…

Hudson Woods Project

Hudson Woods Project

Recently completed by New York City based architect Drew Lang is an upscale reinterpretation of modern cabin design in a community wide setting.  Situated…

Hyytinen Cabin

Hyytinen Cabin

Having a lakeside cabin is one of the greatest dreams a man can have and Salmela Architects out of Minnesota have created a splendid dream…

Sonoma weeHouse

Sonoma weeHouse

While Alchemy Architects are quite busy with more traditional services for personal & commercial projects, renovations, and general design work; they are still best…

Healdsburg 1 Rural Retreat

Healdsburg 1 Rural Retreat

Squatting on a ridge line above the city of Healdsburg, California, is a new stellar creation from Feldman Architecture, the Healdsburg 1 Rural Retreat….

House Rheder II

House Rheder II

Düsseldorf-based interior architecture practice Falkenberg Innenarchitektur has taken an old holiday home from the 1950’s and completely rebuilt it with serenity in mind.  Nestled…

The Quest House

The Quest House

Hampshire-based Ström Architects was recently charged with the replacement of an old house in Swanage, England with a new structure that accentuated the scenic…