Category Archives: Architecture and Design

Martis Camp Lot No. 19

Martis Camp Lot No. 19 Martis Camp Lot No. 19 by OOA Architects Designed to accommodate multiple opportunities for outdoor living, the property prominently features multiple, connected ground level patios, upper level decks and intimate views of the surrounding forest. Sections of living roof consisting of high alpine succulents connect the larger massings to reground…
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Hudson Woods Retreat by Lang Architecture

Ingeniously crafted by the team at Lang Architecture, this Hudson Woods retreat is part of a larger residential project located 100 miles away from New York and including 26 modern and energy efficient homes. This project seeks to open doors to rediscovering the things that matter: family, nature, freedom, and long-forgotten passions. With an emphasis…
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Pile Of Dirt and $9000 Produced This Dream House

Steve's Areen Dream House in Thailand Steve Areen had just $9,000 burning a hole in his bank account, so his friend, Hajjar Gibran, gave him his own spot of land on his family's mango grove with the challenge of creating his own home out of cheap materials. Steve Areen had just $9,000 and a pile…
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Fabulous Ontario Residence With Rustic Interior Design

The architects from Locati create beautiful and warm interiors paired with a luxurious interior design. They use the best materials on the market and promise to offer you the home of your dreams. The Ontario Residence is one of the amazing homes designed by Locati and as its name suggests is located in Ontario, Canada.…
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Eco-Friendly Flooring Solutions for Modern Homes

At one point in time, if someone mentioned the term “eco-friendly” in connection with flooring, many people would frown. While the use of eco-friendly materials is good for the environment, many people would avoid using it as flooring due to its unattractiveness. Luckily, modern design and technology is creating beautiful flooring that not only looks…
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Top 20 Most Iconic Buildings of The World

A picturesque landscape is the one with lush green ground, snow clad mountains,blooming flowers and fresh water serene rivers. While all these are bestowed by nature, man’s contribution to the landscape is structures. From the Skyscrapers of New York adoring the Manhattan skyline to the Artificial Palm islands of Dubai, humans have equally contributed in…
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Mystically Beautiful Hotels From Around The Globe

Mystically Beautiful Hotels From Around The Globe We know that a lot of you like to read our articles while you’re at work, so we’ve created a virtual vacation trip with amazing hotels around the world that you’d rather be sitting in right now. These locations will take you from the icy forests of Finland…
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2300 Sunset Drive Miami Beach Modern Home

Tucked away in the prestigious Sunset Islands sits a 13,068 sq. ft. modern oasis that’s a perfect paradise for any homeowner. The newly finished two story, 5800 sq. ft. home is located at 2300 Sunset Drive in Miami Beach, Florida. Surrounded by lush gardens, the 6 bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms home provides a combination of…
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The Vessel – Manhattan’s Stairway to Nowhere

For those of you who have visited New York City’s famed aerial greenway, the High Line, on a busy afternoon and found that it just doesn’t get the balance of suffocating crowds and dizzying heights quite right, you’re in luck. If all goes as planned, come 2018, Manhattan’s West Side will also be home to…
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Origami House – OAB Carlos Ferrater

Origami House - OAB Carlos Ferrater Located in Sant Cugat, AA House is a single-family home overlooking like a geometric boat anchored in a grass sea, its sloping roofs among the forest form a magnificent scenery. Architects: Carlos Ferrater, Xavier Martí / OAB. Office of Architecture in Barcelona Location: Sant Cugat del Vallès, Barcelona, Spain…
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The Cape Schanck House – Paul Morgan Architects

The Cape Schanck House - Paul Morgan Architects This house is located in an area near rugged coastline subject to strong prevailing winds and sits within an expanse of native tea tree, on one of Australia’s southern peninsulas. The distinctive pattern of tree growth is caused by light stimulus, or phototropism, which formed a natural…
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Big Timber Riverside Residence

Built in a clearing surrounded by trees and ponds on a 2,000-acre ranch in Big Timber, Montana, this house looks more like a private retreat than a family residence. The landscape is spectacular: a river intersects the plot of land, spring-fed ponds and lush green vegetation make up the garden, and mountains seem to rise…
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The Case Inlet Retreat by MW Works Architecture + Design

Located in northern Washington, the Case Inlet Retreat is nestled into a forested hillside and is named after a body of water it overlooks. US firm MW Works Architecture + Design has created a holiday home with ample glazing and natural materials, helping it blend with its picturesque surroundings. The west side of the dwelling provides…
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Summertide – Howard Hughe’s Lake Tahoe Retreat

By 1950, Howard Hughes was the richest man in the world, with vast holdings and control over real estate, aviation and Hollywood. He called Los Angeles home, but with billions at his disposal, he also had a few vacation homes as well, including one that he picked up sometime in the early ’50s on the…
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CCR1 Residence by Wernerfield Architects + Design

CCR1 Residence is located on a beautiful wooded site on Cedar Creek Reservoir and is intended to provide an artful and low maintenance retreat that would blend in with the site. A slender floor plan design allowed for the buildings to be woven carefully through the dense forest of pine trees that were planted by…
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A Stunning Casa Azpitia by Estudio Rafael Freyre

The Casa Azpitia is located in Azpitia valley, in the coast of Lima, Peru, approximately 90 Km south of the city of Lima and 20 km away from the seashore. A place known by the local vineyards and its pre-columbian ruins; a kind of natural oasis for people escaping from the big metropolis of Lima.…
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