Archive for the ‘Contemporary Home Design’ Category

Pink House is a beautiful project renovated by Italian/Portuguese practice Mezzo Atelier. Located on the Atlantic island of São Miguel, in the Azores, it was originally an old cage from the beginning of the 20th century that was transformed into two guest houses where history and contemporary live side by side in balance. The main objective of this project is to keep the construction of characters, lines, and its rural atmosphere, while adapting the attached structure of typology entirely new and contemporary regulations. The new open concept where carefully blended in colored facades, as well as on stone walls, and  [ Read More ]

Located in a new residential area in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, with a park on the north side. The project is to reintroduce green space in increasingly densely populated urban areas, called Stepping Park House, it is the newest residence designed by Vo Trong Nghia Architects to maximize its relationship with neighboring parks, and to overcome frequent environmental problems such as urban floods, heat excess, and air pollution. The main focus on the design of the house is to be an extension of its environment by integrating green garden into the interior space. From the architects, The site is  [ Read More ]

The award-winning design and architecture firm Ezequiel Farca + Christina Grappin has succeeded in restoring and renovating the house in 1970 without character. Labeled as Barrancas House, they try to moderate space, create moments of discovery throughout the house, and take advantage of the view of the house toward the adjacent forest. Sounded like an open house, visible from the floor to ceiling glass that attract natural light and frame the exterior look without sacrificing comfort and intimacy of its inhabitants. A little unique from this house, there is a hallway that leads to a multifunctional room that is reached  [ Read More ]

A new house can be said to be designed for bachelor, if you don’t want to be called a man’s cave because of its magnificent building in Bantry Bay, Cape Town with the surrounding natural scenery that makes you not want to leave. Most of the interiors choose masculine style with black and gray accents, this emphasizes that the owner is a real man who enjoys classy decor. The architectural firm responsible for the design is Archilab based in Cape Town, they have succeeded in designing a dwelling with a bold contemporary style. Minimalist approach to the materialization and the  [ Read More ]

This amazing house in Guadalajara, Mexico. Very friendly to the environment even though it has a magnificent modern architecture. Labeled Casa OM1, Andres Escobar from AE Arquitectos has managed to create a dwelling that is not only comfortable but also very close to nature. This Mexican house is not only full of plants but also a very sturdy building structure. You can see in the backyard sloping include stone retaining wall filled with plants, while green lawn leads directly to the house. The main living room can be opened directly opposite the backyard and pool. While the wooden deck with  [ Read More ]