Houses

Armanda Passos House, Porto - Portugal, Alvaro Siza

Armanda Passos House

Designed to be lived in at all hours of the day, when light seeks out shade, and shade opens itself to the light, the house-atelier, commissioned by painter Armanda Passos […]

Detached house in Exarchea

The 237sqm detached house is located near Alexandra ‘s Avenue, in the area of Exarchea and accommodates a couple. A two-storied neoclassic residence built before 1923 occupied the entire small […]

The Balancing Barn, Suffolk - United Kingdom, MVRDV

The Balancing Barn

Balancing Barn is situated on a beautiful site by a small lake in the English countryside near Thorington in Suffolk. The Barn responds through its architecture and engineering to the […]

Casa Malaparte, Capri - Italy, Adalberto Libera

Casa Malaparte

Casa Malaparte (also Villa Malaparte) is a house on Punta Massullo, on the eastern side of the Isle of Capri, Italy. It is one of the best examples of Italian […]

Borneo Houses, Amsterdam - Netherlands, MVRDV

Borneo Houses

In Borneo-Sporenburg Amsterdam  – the most compact new housing district in The Netherlands – two dwellings have been designed that aim for the greatest possible spaciousness and versatility within a limited […]

Brick Weave House

The Brick Weave House sits on the footprint of a century-old stable on an eclectic block of Chicago’s West Town neighborhood. Removing the original front walls and roof created a […]

Detached House in Kifisia

The two-storied 380 sqm detached house shares part of a slopped narrow site with another detached house that is situated at the back of the site. The two properties are […]

Barcode House, MUNICH, Germany, MVRDV

Barcode House

Located in one of the outermost bourgeois suburban neighborhoods of Germany’s secret capital “Munich” the bountiful villa stretches itself across two rectangular building plots on the site forming a barcode collage. […]

Casa Torcida, Osa Peniscula - Costa Rica, SPG Architects

Casa Torcida

SPG Architects transformed an abandoned steel frame and concrete slab structure into a five-level, 18000 SF, indoor-outdoor residence on a rain-forested mountainside overlooking the Golfo Dulce. The house is environmentally […]

Atrium House

Atrium House

Fran Silvestre Arquitectos designed the Atrium House in Valencia, Spain. The House is located in an urban area and expresses through its architecture the desire to maximize the feeling of […]

House K, 3LHD, Zagreb – Croatia

House K

Family House K is situated on a large residential plot on a moderate eastern-facing slope at the edge of a forest near the base of Sljeme hill.  The concept of […]

Ed’s Shet

Ed’s Shet is a new build contemporary house designed by David Adjaye of Adjaye Associates for Ed Reeve, an architectural photographer. Completed in July 2007, its key design statement is of […]

Harpoon House, Portland - Oregon, Design for Occupancy

Harpoon House

A highly-efficient, three-story dwelling on a small 50’x50′ lot, Harpoon House was designed by the owner. It features three ecoroofs and open indoor/outdoor spaces. A showcase for FSC wood, the exterior […]

House N, 3LHD, Zagreb – Croatia

House N

House N is situated in a quieter secondary neighborhood on Pantovcak street in Zagreb, perched in the western hills and boasting a delightful panoramic view of the forest and the […]

Aloni House, Antiparos - Greece, decaARCHITECTURE

Aloni House

The design of the house is a dual response to the particular topography of the site and to the rural domestication techniques that in the past shaped the raw ‘Cycladic […]