Step into the heart of the Czech Republic’s wine country with Gurdau Winery. A testament to the region’s viticulture legacy, this winery has been crafted by renowned architect Aleš Fiala in the historic village of Kurdějov, an ancient wine supplier to Moravian aristocrats.
Rooted in sustainability and history, the Gurdau Winery is a fine blend of modern aesthetics and traditional winemaking philosophy, constructed of robust concrete while paying homage to the surrounding landscape with its organic form. A ripple in the land, this two-story haven for wine connoisseurs stands amidst the vineyards, offering captivating views, exceptional wines, and an immersive architectural experience that ages gracefully with time, much like the wines it hosts.
Discover the architectural elegance of Casa MRDM, nestled in the prestigious locale of Forte dei Marmi, Italy. Crafted by Pan Architetti, this concrete single-story house stands out for its minimalist design.
Inspired by the delicate balance between built and natural environments, Casa MRDM serves as an idyllic haven that blends seamlessly with the stunning backdrop of the Apuan Alps.
Experience a serene retreat nestled amid the dynamic landscapes of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Médanos House, a single-story marvel, embodies the visionary prowess of renowned designer María Victoria Besonías. Crafted in 2022, this concrete architectural masterpiece seamlessly merges with the stunning surroundings of El Salvaje—untouched grasslands, sandy ridges, and expansive beaches.
A harmonious coexistence with the environment is evident in every detail, with the design conforming to the local legislation aimed at preserving the natural topography, vegetation, and wildlife. From adjustable wooden screens safeguarding against winds clocking up to 100km/h (62mph) to a glass-walled courtyard producing captivating light-shadow plays, every aspect of the design prioritizes sustainability, comfort, and an intimate connection with nature’s grandeur.
Step into Casa Monolito, a striking vision of architectural elegance nestled in the heart of Morelia, Mexico. This masterfully crafted home, designed by Infante Arquitectos in 2023, is a testament to the enduring appeal of concrete design.
Sitting high in a landscape once defined by mountain ranges and meadows, the house serves as a poignant reminder of the area’s untamed past, blending seamlessly into the residential landscape carved out of the earth. With its blend of privacy and openness, Casa Monolito offers the perfect balance of shelter and ventilation.
Journey with us as we explore this unique monolith, where concrete walls bathe in shifting shades of sunlight and every room tells a tale of thoughtful design.
Explore the remarkable synergy between architecture and nature at the Songlines House, a distinguished real estate gem nestled in the heart of Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Ibiza, Spain. This remarkable single-family house, designed by David Calvo Arquitectos in 2015, celebrates the Mediterranean spirit with its unique blend of concrete and stone design elements.
Surrounded by the enchanting pine forests of Ibiza, the Songlines House explores the intriguing relationship between domestic living and the forest environment, establishing a delicate balance that respects and cherishes the natural surroundings. It’s a testament to the belief that the most sustainable way to preserve Ibiza’s forests is by integrating houses that maintain them, making it an ideal pick for those who value sustainable living.
Discover the House in Carabuxeira, a stunning concrete house designed by Carbajo Barrios nestled in the enchanting landscape of Sanxenxo, Spain.
Situated close to a scenic megalithic complex dating back over 4,000 years and a quaint beach, the house offers an incredible view of the Ría de Pontevedra. This modern refuge, with its organic design approach, perfectly embraces the breathtaking topography it calls home, creating an ideal blend of interior and exterior space.
Explore a design inspired by the surrounding environment, featuring materials such as grey granite, concrete, and cedar wood.
Embrace the true essence of modernist California living at Laurel II, a spectacular two-story house set in the prestigious Beverly Hills. Designed by the award-winning McClean Design in 2021, this masterpiece of architecture perfectly utilizes its multilevel complex lot, offering panoramic views of the entire Los Angeles basin.
Integrating concrete construction with a modernist style, the property embodies an open-concept design centered around a pool and a lush garden area. What sets Laurel II apart is the skillful way it pulls natural light deep into the floor plan, accentuating the warm palette of travertine, limestone, and oak throughout. The home’s upper level blends harmoniously with the surroundings, while the lower level forms an entertainment haven around a basement courtyard.
Experience the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern design at the Trapeze House, a stunning piece of real estate located in La Cerdanya, Spain, designed by renowned Nil Brullet Arquitectura in 2022. This house boasts a unique architectural style that harmonizes the rugged beauty of stone and concrete with a cozy wooden interior.
Nestled amidst the breathtaking backdrop of the Cadí mountain range, the Trapeze House encapsulates the essence of the region’s distinct natural beauty, while celebrating the elemental form of the trapezium to accentuate panoramic views and sunlight exposure.