This cool family home is located on Victorian surfing beach in Torquay, Australia. If most families build their homes in a minimalist or contemporary style, then this family is different from choosing concrete and wood as the main ingredient. Its strategic location allows them to close to the beach, in addition to enjoying surfing in one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. This house is designed by Auhaus Architecture, a 4 bedroom family house designed as a proper walled protection and allows stunning views to wetlands and golf courses. The material pallet is very rich and structured, while  [ Read More ]

Tree-Ness house is an ambitious project by achitect Akihisa Hirata featuring a mixed concrete composition of rooms with plenty of space for balconies and small gardens. The project is a mixed building located in the Toshima district of Tokyo to provide multi-generational family accommodation, in addition to gallery and office spaces. The unique building is inspired by the tree formation, with a center rod supporting other parts that grow branches and foliage. Such as trees, buildings have tried to create an organic architecture that can be formed by a hierarchical combination of various parts such as plants, folds and concrete  [ Read More ]