architecture

SM House in São Paulo

SM House in São Paulo

We can’t think of a more appealing beach retreat to hang out after surfing the rugged coastline of São Paulo (Brazil), than the SM House….

Cliff Dwelling in Austin, Texas

Cliff Dwelling in Austin, Texas

Perched atop a narrow limestone ridge overlooking Lake Austin (Texas), the Cliff Dwelling is a picturesque shelter that allows its guests to fully engage…

Blue Lake Retreat in Texas

Blue Lake Retreat in Texas

Allowing for a profound immersion into the outdoors, the Blue Lake Retreat in Marble Falls, Texas, looks like the perfect weekend retreat.  Or a…

Wikkel Cardboard Houses

Wikkel Cardboard Houses

Amsterdam-based design studio Fiction Factory has spent four years researching and developing a pioneering construction technology that involves a rotating house-shaped mold and cardboard…

Forest Sauna House in Sweden

Forest Sauna House in Sweden

Set in the residential area of Tomtebo (Umeå, Sweden), the Forest Sauna House is built using contemporary timber technology and 1,000-year-old Nordic building methods….

Cloverdale Residence in California

Cloverdale Residence in California

Nothing was wasted at the Cloverdale Residence in California, United States – neither space nor materials.  The architects of Turnball Griffin Haesloop have completely…

Savion Residence in Tel Aviv

Savion Residence in Tel Aviv

Built on a 10,700 sq ft private plot, this Savion Residence in Tel Aviv is an inviting home with a clean, airy layout and…

‘The Little House’ in Washington state

‘The Little House’ in Washington state

Built by Seattle-based firm Mw|works Architecture, ‘The Little House’ overlooks the dense forests and Hood Canal of Washington state, capturing “the essence of the…

Casa GG in Jalisco, Mexico

Casa GG in Jalisco, Mexico

Jalisco is a western Mexican state, home of the mariachi music and tequila.  It is also the place where Elias Rizo Arquitectos have chosen to…

Michelangelo’s Villa in Tuscany

Michelangelo’s Villa in Tuscany

For what you’d pay for 3 1/2 Bugatti Chirons you could buy Michelangelo’s Villa in Tuscany ($8,1 Million) and get to hang out in…

Daniel’s Lane Residence in Long Island

Daniel’s Lane Residence in Long Island

New York’s Blaze Makoid Architecture is a multi-awarded firm that specializes in creating sophisticated, luxury homes in the most sought after locations.  One of…

Villa K in Germany

Villa K in Germany

Villa K – located in Thüringen, Germany – combines glass, steel and concrete, into a minimal design that helps the residence integrate discreetly with…