architecture

Assemble House

Assemble House

The Assemble House is a very intriguing lake-side home built by PAR Arquitectos beside Rapel Lake, Las Cabras, O’Higgins Region, Chile.  At first glance…

Camp Baird

Camp Baird

Malcolm Davis Architecture out of San Francisco, California have recently completed work on what they call a contextual indoor/outdoor living space for the Baird…

Manzeum

Manzeum

If you ever need metalwork done around Fayetteville, Arkansas, be sure to look up the owner of the Manzeum.  Helped by architectural firm Modus Studio,…

Konieczny’s Ark

Konieczny’s Ark

On a steep mountain slope near Krakow, Poland, architect Robert Konieczny created his house that looks more like a displaced ship than a ground-based…

2Y House

2Y House

For organic beauty and a maximum of back-to-nature comfort, architect Sebastián Irarrázaval has created a home that flows with the forest and land around…

La Quimera House

La Quimera House

Less than a mile from the city center of Coyhaiquein along the River Simpson in Chilean Patagonia is a new home creation from Ruca…

Studhorse House

Studhorse House

Nestled on a twenty acre meadow in the Methow Valley near Winthrop, Washington, the Studhorse House is designed to maximize the outdoor experience from…

Lodgepole Retreat

Lodgepole Retreat

What began as a simple 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath single family retreat, grew into this 3 bedroom, 3 bath extravaganza of Rocky Mountain…

Clerkenwell Residence in London

Clerkenwell Residence in London

Just North of the River Thames and barely a mile away from Buckingham Palace, the British architects APALondon took on the conversion of an…

MCNY House

MCNY House

For a good look at the architectural style known as the “Brazilian Modernist Heritage” feast your eyes on the stunning MCNY House.  This fine example…

Woodman’s Treehouse

Woodman’s Treehouse

The idea of living among the branches of a tree touches a visceral part of the human psyche.  This ‘Woodman’s Treehouse’ ($380/night) in West Dorset,…

Undermountain House

Undermountain House

By designing the Undermountain House, O’Neill Rose Architects demonstrated how balanced a home can be with its environment.  This elongated construction set in Sheffield, MA, USA, has one end…

Altaïr House

Altaïr House

Perched over the city of Malbaie in Cap-à-l’Aigle, Canada, is the impressive body of the Altaïr House.  This brain-child of the architectural firm Bourgeois/Lechasseur…

House in Constantia Valley

House in Constantia Valley

It can be a challenge to blend a modern comfortable home into an outdoor environment and merge the two into a thing of beauty….

Casa Del Bosque in Argentina

Casa Del Bosque in Argentina

An eye-opening example of the use of open space and massive windows to create the outdoor feel without leaving the comfort of the interior…