Sited in the 1930’s era neighborhood known as F.Q. Story, the Escobar Renovation designed by by Chen + Suchart Studio represents the character and flavor of one of very few areas in the young city of Phoenix, Arizona that can be called historic. The majority of the 602 homes that comprise this neighborhood still retain the varying architectural styles that make this district unique. Homes in this area are distinctly smaller than today’s average homes.
This Urban house is a project designed by Space Dynamix covers an area of 7400 sft and is located in Ahmedabad. The villa comprises a formal living room, family room, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a study and powder room.
The Dillon Residence designed by Chen + Suchart Studio, takes the form of a courtyard house typology. It is a remodel and addition to an existing home situated in a 1950’s and 1960’s neighborhood comprised of one-acre horse properties.
Closer to the world is a new interior design project designed by HOLA Design. The interior of this house was supposed to become a background for contemporary paintings and souvenirs from distant travels – two of the greatest passions of the property owners. This task was undertaken by the Hola Design studio.
David Barr Architects have recently completed a house in Claremont, Western Australia. This extension to a pre-war suburban house is generated by a series of brick volumes connected by discrete landscaped areas. A clear grid informs the new addition’s planning, with each of the main spaces (dining room, living room, bedroom) located separately.
Sisalla Interior Design has recently completed a new project in Toorak, Melbourne. The interiors were designed to balance a contemporary minimal house with a welcoming ambience. The public spaces have a quiet luxury with a focus on contrasting texture whilst the private realm has softer materials to create warmth and relaxation. Photography by Tess Kelly