Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.
For a couple coping with Alzheimer’s, a thoughtful addition creates a comfortable, long-term solution.
A modernist cabin in British Columbian ski country is the perfect retreat for a family of outdoor adventurers.
An inviting house in the Mexican capital draws the outside in.
From the bones of a neglected farmstead in rural Scotland emerges a low-impact, solar-powered home that’s all about working with what was already there.
To build a home on a remote plot of land in Washington State, former Angelenos Amy Staupe and Christopher Roy commissioned Method Homes to construct a highly personalized prefab structure. "We had...
The front door is a sure sign of a successful journey home, and as these houses prove, modern architecture can be just as homey and inviting as its traditional counterparts.
Architect Shane Blue crafts a modern home on a remote plot of land in southeastern Australia.
Designer-inventor Jaanus Orgusaar’s modular, hexagonal housing concept creates space in geometric patterns.
A free-standing pavilion can accent a building, provide temporary shelter and function as a pleasurable home away from home. Here are four very different examples of the modern pavilion,...
From the Atlantic Coast to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Carolinas are known for their unique subset of Southern culture. Amidst a backdrop of aging farmhouses and Victorian-style plantation homes,...
Clinging to their precarious sloping lots, these houses rise to challenging building sites.
Named after its raw aesthetic, Brutalism in modern architecture features elements of strict linear design and repetitive geometric shapes. The controversial style rose to popularity in the 1950s...
No shrinking violets, these polychromatic facades are awash with bright hues.
South Korea is known for its innovations in technology. Seoul architect Byoung-soo Cho applies South Korea's technological innovation to architecture by experimenting with straight lines, negative...
Living in a small space isn't restricted to city dwelling. Here are seven pint-size homes situated in far-reaching places.
When architects fall in love, designing their own home can be both rewarding and challenging feats. Through compromise and collaboration, these couples successfully made their dream home a reality.
Rainscreens are the modern architect's best friend. In addition to protecting structures from moisture, these application let designers experiment with an array of facade treatments. Six Dwell...
Six stories high, crowned with a pool, and with a direct lineage back to the Bauhaus, a new town house in Tel Aviv manages to both embrace and provide refuge from the teeming Israeli city.
These bold and modern facades take transparency—and creative use of common materials—to the next level.