Immerse yourself in the enchanting dance of light and shadow within CONCRETE 11, a compelling two-story concrete house in Lisbon, Portugal. Masterfully conceived by Cage Atelier in 2023, this stunning abode harmonizes the bustling urban center with the tranquility of the surrounding nature.
The design captures the unique contrasts and rural beauty of Lisbon, crafting a living space that is not merely functional, but a testament to thoughtful architectural artistry.
Behet Bondzio Lin Architekten harmoniously integrates concrete design and nature in the Watermoon Tea House.
This tea house in Changhua City, Taiwan, a region known for its distinct climate and picturesque landscape, is a testament to sustainable and adaptive architecture. Constructed on a 3,000 square meter plot (approximately 32,292 square feet) on Watermoon Mountain, it captivates with its concrete facade and interior that efficiently harness the natural elements for optimal comfort.
Nestled in the heart of Dresden, Germany, the House MBP, a striking single-story abode designed by Boden-Peroche Martin in 2022, captivates with its blend of contemporary and timeless design. Situated on a serene plot amid a historic 19th century villa, the house features a minimalist yet sophisticated concrete design.
Despite its humble three-room configuration, House MBP boasts generous living space, a captivating carbonated wooden facade, and a unique mix of materials. This architectural gem truly exemplifies the spirit of modern German living, embracing both history and forward-thinking design.
Discover Monte Tauro, a single-family concrete house nestled in the prestigious neighborhood of Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico City. Ingeniously designed by PPAA in 2021, this innovative dwelling offers a unique spatial concept divided along three distinct axes — public, service, and bedroom — each serving a different purpose. Enclosed in an L-shaped scheme, the public spaces are distinctively separated and encased within an enchanting wooden structure, setting up a remarkable contrast to the solid concrete design.
Discover the “Rendezvous for Four Generations,” a captivating blend of contemporary, Asian-inspired design housed in a stunning concrete structure. Crafted by Float Design Studio in 2022, this New York City residence embodies the principle of “less is more.” Its sleek, modern facade introduces a carefully balanced interior that maximizes natural light and ventilation, all while ensuring spaciousness.
Situated in the city renowned for its architectural allure, the property makes a striking statement with its westward-facing, mountain-view windows that extend over three stories (approximately 30 feet).
Unfurling in Santa Barbara, California, the Butterfly House is a modern concrete home meticulously designed by the acclaimed Ferguson-Ettinger Architects in 2021. This single-story dwelling epitomizes contemporary style with an understated elegance, all against the captivating backdrop of Santa Barbara’s world-famous Mediterranean climate and lush landscapes.
Immerse yourself in the harmonious fusion of nature and architecture at the Lake House – a single-story concrete home designed by MF+Arquitetos in 2022.
Tucked away in Uberlândia, Brazil, a city renowned for its natural beauty, this striking abode presents a luxurious blend of elegant lightness and architectural prowess. Explore a property featuring a lakeside pool, stone volumes housing diverse functions, and an inviting living room that fully integrates with its scenic surroundings. The clever use of materials and pure architectural lines makes this house a masterpiece, fostering a unique connection with nature while balancing both brutality and softness.
In the tranquil heart of La Peña, Valle de Bravo, Mexico, nestled between the panoramic expanse of Miguel Alemán Dam and the iconic Peña, rests the sublime La Peña House. Designed by Central de Arquitectura in 2021, this inspiring home marries the organic charm of red brick with a modern design sensibility, all while paying homage to the quintessential characteristics of Mexico’s famed Magic towns. With unique spaces unfolding like a well-kept secret, it presents an irresistible allure, where open baroque nature flirts with modern simplicity, and breathtaking lake views are but a glance away.