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This Kansas City Home Looks Like Its Neighbors, But Reveals a Truly Modern Sensibility
Drawing on family lore and the vernacular of a venerable neighborhood, an architect creates a comfortable, adaptable home for his family.
March 14, 2015
Just Deserts: 5 Standout Homes in Arid Climates
From their locations in the high desert of Washington state to Arizona and Nevada, these five homes make the most of extreme climates.
March 12, 2015
A Wing-Roofed Home in Georgia Perches Among the Trees
Cantilevered volumes of glass lift the residents of this modern Atlanta home high into an urban forest.
March 11, 2015
Smart Tech Makes this Modern Home Ultra Energy Efficient
Using a combination of passive design principles and active technologies, LGA Architectural Partners forges a smart, energy-efficient Toronto home designed for aging-in-place.
March 10, 2015
Vibrant Affordable Housing Prototypes in Los Angeles
Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.
March 3, 2015
In Montreal, a Modern Addition Captures Views of the Horizon
A young firm updates a midcentury house with a contemporary two-story expansion.
February 25, 2015
Near Montreal, a 1950s House Gets a Modern Makeover
A clever design team recasts a cramped home as an open, contemporary residence.
February 23, 2015
Vacation Home in the California Desert is a Modernist Oasis
A Canadian family’s getaway in the California desert.
February 22, 2015
A Modern Family Home in Ecuador
After a decade in New York, an architect returns home to design a house for his niece and her family.
February 20, 2015
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