Located on a quiet side street in Brunswick, Allan Street House designed by Gardiner Architects is a renovation and extension of an existing worker’s cottage for a young couple and their two small children. Photography by Rory Gardiner
Junxi Mountain Villa designed by MDO is located in Liangzhu village Cultural Centre, at the highest point of the West Mountain Ridge of Baiyingjun. It is set between the Wulang mountain and Wulangshan reservoir, a beautiful scenery surrounded by mountains. The concept is inspired by the nearby Liangzhu Museum by David Chipperfield, “a jade cone scattered on the ground”. The show apartment offers and elevated living experience located high in its surroundings, partially surrounded by city, and partially immersed in nature. The spirit of untouched nature is key element to create an exquisite mountain villa.
Located on one of Venice Beach’s most desirable walk streets, Kim Gordon brings the Belgian farmhouse to the beach. Indoor/outdoor living, floor-to-ceiling, steel-framed glass walls and locally sourced furniture and art make for the ultimate Venice retreat. Photography by Brandon Arant
Located along Cape Town’s mountainside this striking, rectilinear home was designed by renowned local architecture firm SAOTA. Complementing this terraced home, the ARRCC-designed interiors champions a trove of gem‐like materials and custom furniture that pull together the client’s brief for ultimate comfort within high‐functioning entertainment zones. Natural finishes, such as warm woods and burnished metals, offer the perfect foil to the kaleidoscopic use of tone – the result is a space brimming with design synergy and style savvy. Project Photographer: Greg Cox