The architect’s description: COSCO RuiFu is a Beijing mansion that embodies modern taste and traditional spirits. Design carries out its functional use and helps to inherit cultural memories. In interior design, W. Designs incorporates oriental elements into this mansion, while not forgetting to piece together elements from the world in a bid to achieve fusion between […]
Owhanake Headland is a residential project completed in 2014 by Christian Anderson Architects in New Zeealand The architect’s description: This home overlooks a dramatic gulf landscape of rugged coastal hills and sweeping marine vistas. Situated along an east-west cut on a north-facing escarpment, the design of Owhanake Headland utilises natural materials and rational construction in a […]
The Sunshine Beach House was designed and completed this year by Shaun Lockyer Architects. The house is situated on the sunny coast of Australia, in Queensland. The Sunshine Beach House explores the coastal aesthetic through the use of greying timbers and natural materials in a bold, but equally eclectic, architectural expression. The house is planned around […]
The start of this eco house project dates back to a personal experience encountered by the client, Dr. Jung Soik, a cultural curator and architectural educator. Dr. Jung was studying in Milan, Italy, when she witnessed a local truck-drivers’ union strike against the rocketing oil price. Three days into the strike, Dr. Jung found herself […]
The Cumberland Townhouse is a private home recently completed by NY-based Ensemble Architecture. The architect’s description: The Cumberland Townhouse is located on a park block in the neighborhood of Fort Greene in Brooklyn, NY. The house was in a dilapidated state when the owner’s purchased the building; the rear wall was falling down and water had […]
Casa Largo dos Martires lies adjacent to a small public garden in the centre of Silves – a picturesque town in the Algarve hinterland, Portugal. The 250 year old town house has been fully renovated by the Silves-based Studio Arte.