The first Crowne Plaza flagship hotel in China has been settled in Shenzhen, featuring “WorkLife” rooms. CCD was invited to conceive its interiors. By adopting innovative design approaches and modern style, CCD team interpreted the cutting-edge lifestyle in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. As the first opened hotel within the international 5-star hotel complex in Expo Bay of Shenzhen, the project will set a new benchmark for Crowne Plaza properties in China.
The Goodtown house designed by by Alexandra Buchanan Architecture is a beautifully crafted, texturally rich contemporary courtyard home in the sought-after suburb of Rochedale, 17km south- east of Brisbane. The large 1900m2 plot situated on the corner of Goodtown street and Grieve road with large imposing neighbouring homes, presented a challenging design brief to the architects. Photography by Andy MacPherson Studio.
The JD residence in Windsor designed by Adele Bates presents a joyful collaboration between the collector and the designers. The interiors were carefully crafted around the client’s playful collections, providing an elegant backdrop from which the art can flourish. Custom joinery, clean elegant lines and natural finishes add an element of warmth, while bespoke furniture pieces create a sense of place reflective of the client’s style and lifestyle. Photography by Philip Poyner.
Bohn House by Dick Clark + Associates. This iconic Austin residence was first built in 1938 as a modern, art deco home that emulated a 1930s ocean-liner, with aluminum railings, porthole windows, a solarium with a curved glass wall, and a circular mahogany door that could be raised and lowered at the touch of a button. Photography by Paul Bardagjy and Jake Holt.
Floating home by i29 architects is part of Schoonschip, a new floating village of 46 households that aims to create Europe’s most sustainable floating community. Based on an urban plan by Space&Matter, over 100 residents moved into and revitalized a disused canal and established themselves a living on the water.
Santo Tirso House is a project designed by Hous3. From the road you can see the house, on a small hill, with a dark silhouette in sharp contrast to its natural environment, offering a wide view over Santo Tirso. Its simple lines are the reinterpretation of the stereotype of the traditional Portuguese house, gable roof. Photography by Ivo Tavares Studio.
Casa em St Tirso do atelier de arquitectura Hous3 e com fotografias do fotógrafo Ivo Tavares studio
Sepidar House is a project designed by Saffar Studio. The appearance of small-scale architectural projects on land with low proportions becomes an attractive challenge, creates a different visual view with other buildings in the city, which leads to a unique feeling in the environment and the surrounding area.
Skyline is a project designed by Dick Clark + Associates. On a sloping site in West Lake Hills, this house slides in between mature Live Oaks to create a strong connection to nature. The form of the house is long and linear, following the topography of the site and directing the perspective towards impressive views of downtown Austin. Photography by Paul Bardagjy.
Abacus House is a project designed by RHAD Architects. Standing on a blank site, you are struck by its magnitude of beauty. Called the “Rio de Janeiro of North America” by Alexander Graham Bell, due to the picturesque Bras d’Or Lake punctuated by the sizeable island just offshore, the rolling mountains that form the backdrop of the building site are almost completely evergreen and deciduous trees, which are particularly well known for their fall showing of colour. Photography by Younes Bounhar, Doublespace Photography.