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Elías Rizo Arquitectos Design a Weekend Home in Tapalpa

By • Feb 19, 2016

GG House by Elías Rizo Arquitectos (7)

GG House is a private home located in Tapalpa, Jalisco, Mexico.

It was designed by in 2015.


DX Arquitectos Design a Cozy Nature Retreat in Tunquen, Chile

By • Feb 19, 2016

Cabaña Tunquen by DX Arquitectos (13)

Cabaña Tunquen is a home located in Tunquen, Valparaíso, Chile.

The home was designed in 2014 by and covers an area of 1,421 square feet.


GCP House by Bernardes Arquitetura

By • Apr 1, 2015

GCP House by Bernardes Arquitetura (10)

Brazilian studio designed this contemporary weekend home for a family of four.

Completed in 2013, it is located in Porto Feliz, a a municipality in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.


A Modern Winter Shelter by FO4A Architecture

By • Feb 6, 2015 •  Selected Work 

Armin Mešic, principal of , designed this modern wooden shelter to serve as a ski hut or a weekend retreat.

With a floor area of 258 square feet (24sqm), it is to be built on Bjelašnica, a mountain in central Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Seagrape House by Traction Architecture

By • Jan 14, 2015

Seagrape House by Traction Architecture (9)

Seagrape House is a 3,000-square-foot home designed by .

It is located in Anna Maria, Florida, USA, and was completed in 2013.


Lakeside Retreat by Lake|Flato Architects

By • May 17, 2014 •  Selected Work 

Lakeside Retreat by Lake|Flato Architects (8)

Lakeside Retreat is a project designed by San Antonio-based studio .

This weekend retreat is located in Marble Falls, a city in Burnet County, Texas, USA.


Rio Bonito House by Carla Juacaba

By • May 7, 2013 •  Selected Work 

This 2005 project by is a weekend home located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

It is a crudely elegant structure built to withstand the demands of its tropical environment while providing the owners with views of the nearby river.


Pawling House by SPG Architects

By • Apr 11, 2013 •  Selected Work 

This contemporary residence, located in Pawling, New York, USA, was created by as a weekend refuge for a couple from the big city.

It was carefully designed as a serene retreat that releases the stress of a busy lifestyle.


Plus by Mount Fuji Architects Studio

By • Mar 17, 2013

Plus is a modern weekend home that was designed in 2009 by for a client located in Shizuoka, Japan.

In order to navigate the difficult terrain, it was composed of two intersecting rectangular volumes.

The upper volume, containing the kitchen and living room, opens out to a terrace overlooking the hillside.


House R by Bevk Perović arhitekti

By • Jan 18, 2013

House R is a contemporary retreat by that was completed in 2008 and is located in Bohinj, Slovenia.

When not in use, the home is protected from the elements by wooden shutters.


Tutukaka House by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects

By • Jan 12, 2013

This contemporary, yet rustic beach home is a 2007 project by that is located in Tutukaka Northland, New Zealand.

The orientation of each room was chosen to bring attention to specific views.


Private Residence by Grunsfeld Shafer Architects

By • Dec 26, 2012

This contemporary weekend home is a project by that is located in Illinois, USA.

The design expresses the owner’s active, environmentally conscious lifestyle.


Riverside House by Keiji Ashizawa Design

By • Dec 25, 2012

This contemporary weekend home by is a 2007 project that was built next to a river in Chiba, Japan.

A bold contrast has been struck between the transparency of its public areas and the protection offered by its private spaces.


Pangal Cabin by EMa Arquitectos

By • Dec 24, 2012

created this modern retreat in 2012 for a client in Casablanca, Chile.

The design is focused on minimalism and practicality.


Jack’s House by Sergey Makhno

By • Oct 23, 2012

Architect managed to create this contemporary weekend home, located in Kiev Ukraine, using a restrictive budget.

The property is host to two similarly sized structures, one of which includes an outdoor barbecue area.


150M Weekend House by Shinichi Ogawa & Associates

By • Oct 2, 2012 •  Selected Work 

This contemporary home by currently holds the title of the world’s longest house.

The 1,614 foot length, which is dominated by glass, provides stunning views of the Khao yai forest complex in Khao yai, Thailand.


House in Gerês by Correia/Ragazzi Arquitectos

By • Sep 22, 2012

revived what was once a ruin and turned it into this contemporary weekend home located in Caniçada, Vieira do Minho, Portugal.

The house was completed in 2006.