A holiday home bordered by a nature reserve and the ocean is the perfect summer retreat and a dreamy place to retire to some day. And when the architecture and the interior design are as exquisite as this, it all gets better and better.
The house is located 90 km north of Cape Town on the West coast. It looks in complete sync with the landscape and it perfectly reconciles the dune, which sits just a little higher than the rest of the site, and the views. It may come as a surprise that this project was actually built with a limited budget. Continue reading »
Rising on a hilltop in the Barton Hills neighborhood of Austin, Texas, this modern new home by A Parallel Architecture spreads over 2,700 square feet. Overlooking downtown and South Austin from the expansive upstairs bedroom terrace as well as different vantage points throughout, the newly built residence offers a contemporary suite of living, entertaining and private spaces behind its bright yellow front door. Wood, concrete, steel and glass were employed as allies in the fight to balance natural resources available with comfortable indoor and outdoor spaces. Continue reading »
Located on the eastern side of Lake Tahoe, this residence by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop was designed as a gathering place for an extended family of four adult sisters and their parents.
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Luxurious single storey residence designed in 2014 by Daffonchio & Associates Architects. It’s located in South Africa.
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This new Wahaca Mexican Restaurant recently opened outside the Southbank Center in London. It was a project by the London-based architects from Softroom, a company founded in 1995 and led by two directors, Christopher Bagot and Oliver Salway. Their work has always been considered sensitive to culture and location, making the company perfect for the job. Continue reading »