Houses

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 […]

IJburg House

With a view to a canal on the Grote Rietland of IJburg the site provided a unique opportunity for a family to live in a free-standing villa within 20 minutes […]

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 […]

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 Drosia

Detached House in Drosia

The 580 sqm detached house is organized in the form of an L shape inside the oblong site and accommodates a four member family. The integration of the residence into […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Six Ramsgate, Singapore, Wallflower Architecture + Design

Six Ramsgate

The client’s desire for the home to have a perception of substantial private space has resulted in the development of a spatial program that internalizes spaces such as pools and […]

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 […]

Casa Becerril, Tijuana - Mexico, graciastudio

Casa Becerril

The original placement of the house was dictated by the search for Light and a main open patio in a narrow lot situated in between two tall houses that shaded […]

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 […]

CB 30, Mexico City - Mexico, Dellekamp Arquitectos & FRENTEarquitectura

CB 30

CB 30 has 3 apartments looking to the street, as well as a two-story house in the back that looks into an indoor patio. The public areas taken into a single space facing […]

Natural Ellipse House, Tokto, Japan, Masaki Endoh, Masahiro Ikeda

Natural Ellipse House

The architectural form of Natural Ellipse is very much a product of its unique environment. Wedged into the most vibrant shopping and entertainment district in Tokyo, the building acknowledges the […]

Archipelago House, Stockholm, Sweden, Tham Videgard Arkitekter

Archipelago House

The starting point for this project was to provide a direct relationship with the dramatic archipelago landscape, and to create a simple platform which would offer several diverse readings of […]

J2 House, 3LHD, Zagreb – Croatia

J2 House

J2 House for a couple with children is located in the green residential part of the city of Zagreb. The former family house was built in the 1950s on a steep […]

1028 Natoma Street, San Francisco - United States, Stanley Saitowitz

1028 Natoma Street

This project, on a twenty-five-by-eighty-foot lot next to 1022 Natoma Street, continues the investigation of San Francisco infill buildings. At the street level are parking and entrance lobby; above are […]

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 […]

12 Avgerinou Str. Panorama, Thessaloniki - Greece, Kalogirou Nikos + Manolidis Kostas

12 Avgerinou Str. Panorama

The house is set on a very steep inclined site which develops on an east-west axis, densely planted with pine trees. The critical items in the clients’ brief was an […]

Row House (Azuma House)

Row House made throughout of exposed concrete replaced the middle unit of three row houses in a downtown district of Osaka. Ando, who sees himself as a fighter-architect, developed a number […]

4x4 House, Kobe, Japan, Tadao Ando

4×4 House II

It was in 2003 that Tadao Ando completed a powerful and yet extremely simply concrete house on a beachfront site measuring just 65 m2. Significantly for Tadao Ando, the house […]

Casa GA, Tijuana - Mexico, graciastudio

Casa GA

Designing Casa GA was a great challenge because of its location, its form, and material selection, all which at the end gave very satisfactory results.  The house configuration, of its […]