Àtic Blanc is a project designed by Fran Silvestre Arquitectos located in the center of Valencia, the project seeks to reinterpret the approach of this type of housing, recovering the potential of disused roofs. We like to think that each building takes away an open space from the city and gives it back on the roof. Photography by Diego Opazo.
In the Russian Capital of Moscow, this contemporary home, set among the pine woods on an island in the Moskva River, introduces a revolutionary outward-looking approach to the city’s architectural tradition. Designed by SAOTA, a South African architecture studio known for advancing the possibilities of 20th-century modernism, this home represents the tradition of the terrace, with its emphasis on an outdoor orientation, but in a context and climatic condition vastly different from the origin of the type. Photography by Sergey Ananiev.
Old house, new splendour. The Altstadthotel Weisses Kreuz in Innsbruck’s city centre invites its guests to indulge in a refreshing and colourful journey through time with 48 new rooms and suites, where noa* has created the perfect setting. Photography by Alex Filz.
BOX is a project designed by Tiago Sousa. A rehabilitation project always represents the conflict between the memory of past experiences and the urges of contemporary living. The existing volume has a singular configuration – rigid in shape and rudely built, similar to the typical Minho house. Photography by Ivo Tavares Studio.
Moradia Box em Paredes de Coura do Arquitecto Tiago Sousa e fotografia de Ivo Tavares Studio
Originally designed in 1950 by prominent Austin architect Howard R. Barr, FAIA, this mid-century modern gem is located in the heart of Austin’s Highland Park neighborhood. When Clayton Korte clients bought it from Barr’s son in 2016, they hired the firm to design a complete renovation and addition. Photography by Molly Culver, Jake Holt, Chloe Gilstrap.
Rathdowne Street house designed by Robert Simeoni Architects occupies a deep and narrow site, typical of its North Carlton location. The brief was to alter and extend the existing double storey Victorian residence and to provide a separate self-contained studio at the rear of the site. photography by Aaron Pocock.
Quilter Street is a project designed by Outpost. We were approached towards the end of 2017 to consider the extension and refurbishment of this charming former workers cottage. Photography by French & Tye.
Framed House is a project designed by Crest Architects. Located within a gated community in North Bangalore, the square shaped plot of this residence abuts the road on southern and western sides and enjoys views of the encompassing greenery. Based on the client’s requirements, our approach was to design a modest house with specific emphasis on natural light and ventilation. Photography by Shamanth Patil J.
Belmont Park is a project designed by Tim Cuppett Architects. Located on the bank of Shoal Creek, one of two primary waterways traveling through Austin to the Colorado River, Belmont Park consists of two weathered Douglas fir clad volumes which rise above the creek from a flush limestone plinth. Photography by Whit Preston.