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.
Holiday house BERGRAUM in the Austrian Kleinwalsertal is a modern interpretation of the traditional barn. Outside as well as inside the building is characterized by simple forms, straight lines and the reduction to the materials wood, concrete and glass. Centerpiece is the double height open plan living, dining and kitchen area. Exposed beams and a […]
The Richland Project was completed in June 2015. Designers Joel Contreras and Amy Beaumont collaborated to convert an 1935 building into a single family dwelling. From the designer: The Richland Project was a collaboration between designer Joel Contreras of Contramark design and Amy Beaumont of Knob Modern Design. This house, located in the Coronado Historic District, was a Duplex […]
Compact Karst house was completed in 2014 by the Ljubljana-based Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti. The architect’s description: The region of the Karst was once covered with Oak trees that Venetians extensively used to build up the City on water. They left the wind to peel off the earth revealing limestone ground. In this landscape, the tradition of […]
Oxgangs Road is an extension and renovation project conducted by Scottish architect Craig Amy. The architect’s description: We were approached by the clients of this detached bungalow in the South of Edinburgh to extensively redesign the ground floor and existing attic. On the ground floor we are knocking the existing kitchen and dining room together and […]
Brazilian architecture studio Candida Tabet designed an atypical and very relaxing “reading room” in São Paulo. Daring, versatility, and balance are the principal characteristics of the work of Candida Tabet’s architectural office. The architect’s description: This conceptual installation uses old wooden train tracks as an homage to a time past. It represents marks, wrinkles and infinite stories […]