Compluvium House is a project designed by Fran Silvestre Arquitectos and is located in Madrid, Spain. The Greeks, as well as the Etruscans and the Romans used compluvium in aristocratic dwellings to lead rainwater to the impluvium. This opening, which was made in the center of the domus, was initially used to vent the smoke from the fires made in the homes. Over time, this aperture kept growing in proportion favoring the lighting, the ventilation of the rooms and the collection of water that was carried out in the impluvium.
Liberty style house is a project designed by Sofia Bertoldi and is located in Verona, Italy. An early twentieth century building, close to the historical city center of Verona, was completely restored; the facade but also the interior was completely renewed, due to years of neglect and decay. Photography by Marco Totè
The apartment designed by Triart Arquitetura is located in a super wooded neighborhood of São Paulo, it is at the height of the tree tops, bringing plenty of green and light to the indoor area. We at Triart love this internal / external integration. Photography by Renato Navarro.
Back Home is a project designed in 2019 by Egue y Seta, covers ana rea of 172m2 and is located in Girona. “A house, that without renouncing the visual permeability, reconciles the zoning by uses of the house with the versatility, and the diafanity” Photography by Vicugo Foto.
Historic Queen Anne Reimagined for Modern Times by John Lum Architecture. Lined along a row of Victorians and Edwardians, this San Francisco family of four, reimagined their Queen Anne for modern times. After living there for more than two years, they hired John Lum Architecture to transform their abode into a light-filled, functional space. Working closely with interior designer Amanda Teal and the owners, the team embarked on an extensive remodel and addition, adding square footage and rearranging the floor plan to meet the family’s 21st century needs. Photography by John Merkl
Garden apartment in Carmelia is a project designed by Inbar Menaged. Designing a garden apartment that started early in construction, the advantage of starting a process so early that all infrastructure can be optimally adjusted according to the chosen design concept.
House in the heart of Valencia is a project designed by La Finca Roja Studio. “We project the reform of a 175m2 house in one of the best streets of Valencia. The approach of this project is to keep the noble area of the house open towards the views of the Paterre and the historical ficus seen from the balcony. Living room, dining room and office joined to an open kitchen that can be converted into a private one with sliding wooden panels. Photography by Jorge Peiró.
A Woodwork Enthusiast’s Home is a project designed by ZMY Design. The overall space is characterized by concise and simplistic design languages. Not restricted by styles or labels, the design rethinks what home means for us. It’s a physically static place where the occupants can totally relax, and also a spiritual space which touches and accommodates the mind. Photography by Wu Yongchang.