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Apelle by Marco Casagrande

By • Nov 23, 2013

In 2013, created this contemporary home for a family located in Karjaa, Finland.

It has been laid out as a long, continuous space that serves multiple purposes.


The Polite House by JVA

By • Nov 13, 2013

This uniquely shaped residence is a 2013 project by that was created for a client in Trondheim, Norway.

It was designed to avoid causing visual obstruction to the neighboring house.


The Ettley Residence by Studio 9one2

By • Sep 12, 2013

California-based architects, , recently created this contemporary home in Los Angeles, California, USA.

The exterior is a sculptural configuration of wood and glass “blocks” that create the visual intrigue of positive and negative spaces.


J4 Houses by Vertice Arquitectos

By • Sep 7, 2013 •  Selected Work 

created this modern residence in 2012 for a client located in Lomas del Mar, Lima, Perú.

It consists of two separate volumes with rock-like forms that are perched on a hill overlooking the sea.


Apartment LA by David Guerra

By • Aug 19, 2013 •  Selected Work 

created this contemporary interior for a couple located in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

It was designed to incorporate the warmth and comfort of country living with the sophistication and elegance of an urban setting.


Currimundi Beach House by Loucas Zahos Architects

By • Aug 17, 2013

This contemporary vacation home is a 2012 project by that is located in Currimundi Beach, Australia.

It serves as a place to escape everyday stresses and enjoy a carefree beachfront lifestyle.


Tigh Port na Long by Dualchas Architects

By • Aug 14, 2013

Tigh Port na Long is a 2010 project by that is located in Isle of Skye, Scotland.

It is a modern residence that was designed to take advantage of the area’s stunning, panoramic views.


Kubik Extension by GRAS Arquitectos

By • Aug 11, 2013

In 2013, designed this renovation and extension of a single-family residence located in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

The project includes an indoor swimming pool and game room along with the reconfiguration of the existing house.


Modern Addition by Hammer Architects

By • Aug 8, 2013

This contemporary residence is a 2008 project by located in Truro, Massachusetts, USA.

It was originally an unheated summer home that has been altered for year-round use.


Fagerström House by Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

By • Aug 4, 2013

created this contemporary residence for a client living in Edsviken, Sweden.

The 2013 project features a unique curved L-shape that conforms to the site while allowing a smooth spatial flow from one end of the house to the other.


Chambord Residence by naturehumaine

By • Aug 1, 2013

In order to create this modern residence that is located in Montréal, Canada, converted a 1920’s duplex into a single family home.

The 2013 renovation completely transformed the rear of the house and added three additional bedrooms as well as a home office.


Loft Space in Camden by Craft Design

By • Aug 1, 2013 •  Selected Work 

This modern apartment is a 2013 project by that is located in Camden, London, England.

It is a live-work space that has been cleverly designed to include stylish and functional shelving that covers an entire wall as well as an integrated staircase that leads to a mezzanine level.


Tred Avon River House by Robert M. Gurney Architect

By • Jul 31, 2013

This contemporary residence is a 2012 project by located in Easton, Maryland, USA.

It features passive cooling, a geothermal mechanical system, solar tube lighting, and radiant floor heating as well as panoramic views of the Tred Avon River.


Mod Cott by Mell Lawrence Architects

By • Jul 28, 2013

created this modern residence in 2008 for a client located in Lake Buchanan, Texas, USA.

It features photovoltaic panels, a rainwater collection system, and eco-friendly xeriscaping.


Westbury Crescent Residence by David Barr Architect

By • Jul 28, 2013

created this modern renovation in 2011 for a client living in Perth, Australia.

Instead of using a hi-tech approach to sustainability, the designers focused on simpler ways to maximize efficiency which included reusing as much of the original home as possible.


X House by Paan Architects

By • Jul 28, 2013

created this modern home in 2012 for a client located on the island of Antiparos in Greece.

It is a contemporary interpretation of traditional Cycladic architecture that incorporates both rustic and sleek details.


Six Semi-Detached Houses + Isolated House in Rocafort by Antonio Altarriba Comes

By • Jul 27, 2013

This modern project by consists of a total of seven residences in Rocafort, Valencia, Spain.

Each home features a ground floor that is open to the exterior as well as a glassed-in void that runs between each floor, acting as a light shaft.