Unveiling the Bridge House, a stunning primary residence nestled in Houston, Texas, a city famed for its rich natural landscapes. Masterfully designed by Lake|Flato Architects in 2020, this contemporary structure marvelously marries urban living with an intimate connection to nature.
Encapsulating the homeowners’ lofty ideals, the design pays homage to the surrounding wooded site and private ravine that feeds into the greater Buffalo Bayou. With its commitment to sustainability and resource preservation, Bridge House stands as a paragon of modern design ethos and environmental consciousness.
Discover the Golden Oak Residence – a gem in Portola Valley, California. This exquisite, single-story home is a masterpiece by William Duff Architects. Unveiled in 2013, it fuses functionality with unrivaled spaciousness. Strategically perched on a hilltop, it optimizes the idyllic site with a butterfly roof. This design genius illuminates the main gathering spaces with a flood of natural light, ventilation, and panoramic views. A clever shift in geometry delineates public and private zones, creating a serene retreat. The judicious choice and arrangement of materials add warmth and balance, echoing the site’s beauty.
Experience the epitome of modern, sustainable design with the Pinkney Neighborhood House. This high-performance masterpiece, nestled in the heart of Lawrence, Kansas, was conceived and brought to life by Studio 804 in 2023. This striking residence stands as a testament to the pioneering design and research efforts of Studio 804, renowned for their impressive portfolio of 16 LEED Platinum-certified projects.
Immerse yourself in the captivating story of the Fenimore Road Renovation. Overlooking a picturesque stream in Mamaroneck, New York, this mid-century house designed by the talented Resolution: 4 Architecture, was once an abandoned gem, forgotten and on the brink of demolition. Resurrected from its dilapidated state, it now pays tribute to its original designer, Frank Lloyd Wright’s protégé, Kaneji Domoto, while presenting a fresh and vibrant appeal for a contemporary family.
Bask in the seamless integration of old and new, with the original character preserved and the additions bringing in functional elegance.
Nestled in the serene Champlain Valley of Williston, Vermont, Birdseye presents “Annex,” an innovative studio for celebrated stone sculptor Richard Erdman. Anchored in a picturesque 20-acre horse farm, this unique sculptor’s studio boasts an elegant design that harmoniously blends the artist’s creative language with the agrarian charm of the location.
Marrying function and form, Annex stands as an epitome of ecological sensitivity, minimalist aesthetics, and ergonomic functionality in the realm of studio design.
Embark on a visual journey of the Coral House, a remarkable vacation home designed by de Reus Architects in 2022. Nestled in Maui County, Hawaii, this sanctuary ingeniously blends contemporary design with the area’s unique coastal charm. Boasting of a minimalist aesthetic, the home celebrates a harmonious relationship with nature, optimal living spaces, and culturally rich interior detailing, while setting the bar high with its LEED Silver certification.
Step into the Great Oaks Workplace—an architectural marvel designed by Cushing Terrell. Nestled in the heart of Charleston, South Carolina, this office building strikes a balance between strategic space planning and playful design aesthetics. Drawing inspiration from the adage “great oaks from little acorns grow,” the workspace stands as a testament to growth and sustainability, harmonizing with the local culture and embracing its origins—books.