architecture

Underhill House

Underhill House

The Underhill House in Matincock, New York was a special challenge for Architect Paul Masa.  The owners, a young couple just starting a family,…

Forest House

Forest House

Down a winding gravel road beyond the vineyards of Mendocino County in Northern California, Envelope A+D founder Douglas Burnham was commissioned to create an…

Shelton Marshall Residence

Shelton Marshall Residence

When El Dorado architects were commissioned to create an urban family home in the Westside district of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, they decided to…

Cap Ferret Poolside Cabin

Cap Ferret Poolside Cabin

One of the winners of the prestigious Architizer A+ Awards for 2017 was the French architectural firm Atelier du Pont for their idyllic Holiday Poolside…

South Coast of Landes House

South Coast of Landes House

Working up from a pre-existing built-in basement, Pargade Architecte developed this tradition-breaking two-story bungalow house in Hossegor, France.  Utilizing wood and steel in the…

The Mango House

The Mango House

In honor of the many mango trees dominating the area, the Mango House blends perfectly with the natural environment surrounding it. Rather than disturb…

Micro House

Micro House

When architect Elizabeth Herrmann was commissioned to create a “beautiful, tiny, energy-efficient home”, she took up the challenge to make a small house that…

Wulf House

Wulf House

Rising above Chile’s Lake Llanquihue, architect Sebastián Bruna of Pe+Br+Re Arquitectos created an expansive three-story family home that is focused on the extraordinary visas…

Hide Out House

Hide Out House

Frank Gehry has been labeled as ‘the most important architect of our age’ for his groundbreaking design work in such edifices as the Guggenheim…

S+J House

S+J House

At first glance, the S+J House outside the city of Pinamar in the Buenos Aires Province of Argentina appears to be a rather plain…

Vipp Shelter

Vipp Shelter

A “plug & play getaway,” the Vipp Shelter ($585,000) offers an escape from the urban chaos in a 55m2 all-inclusive retreat that comes with -literally- everything…

Rose House

Rose House

With its angular shapes and deep red color of the weatheing steel walls, the ‘Rose House‘ lends a sense of monolithic beauty that blends…

Charles House

Charles House

Internationally-acclaimed Tasmanian architect Andrew Maynard undertook the assignment of creating an adaptable, multi-generational house in the suburbs of Kew, Melbourne, Australia. Named the Charles House ,…

Wooden House

Wooden House

Kanji Dol, Slovenia, is the location of the award-winning Wooden House, designed and realized by the architectural firm studio PIKAPLUS.  Blended naturally into a…

La Pajarera Lodge

La Pajarera Lodge

Perched on an Andean mountainside near San Fernando (Chile), is a cabin-lodge offering spectacular vistas across the central mountain range valley and down to…

Chalet Lac Gate

Chalet Lac Gate

Repeat customers are a good sign of successful work and architect Eric Tremblay of Boom Town Architects was quite pleased when some former apartment…