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Amazing Garden Oasis in São Paulo Born from a Five-Year Search and Renovation

A pair of architects help a client carve out an oasis of calm amid São Paulo’s bustle.
January 17, 2015
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Crazy Cool Loft Space Surrounded by Rope Walls

The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes. Riffing on the local vernacular—lots of small, stone houses—Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti developed this modern interpretation for a family, complete with a bold, rope-lined sleeping loft.
January 8, 2015
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A Historic Sydney Harbor House Gets a Bright Refresh

This 100-year-old house, located in the upscale Sydney suburb of Mosman, features a stunning vista but had been plagued by a dark and disorganized interior, the result of multiple renovations over the decades. The clients, a family of five, approached Sydney and New York-based firm Burley Katon Halliday with a tight budget to bring light and views of the harbor into the interior. The architects brought new clarity to the house by implementing a more open and sensitive room plan.
January 7, 2015
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L.A. Renovation Respects Midcentury Bones (While Adding Some Flair)

A couple return their A. Quincy Jones house in Los Angeles to its former glory—and add some soul of their own.
December 31, 2014
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Enjoy the View Through These Gorgeous Glass Walls

Rather than blot out their scenery, these seven houses attain crystal-clear continuity between interior and exterior with sleek glass curtain walls.
December 17, 2014
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"Unfortunate" Shed Off a Modernist Home Becomes a Cozy Guesthouse

An architect and an interior designer convert a dilapidated toolshed into a modern guesthouse.
December 15, 2014
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A Transformative Duplex Renovation in Montreal

In the city's Villeray neighborhood, a cramped structure is recast as an open work-play space for a young family.
December 11, 2014
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28 Triangles Make Up This Hyper-Angular Family Home

Fresh geometries inform a modular residence in Portland, Oregon.
December 9, 2014
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Modular Compound is the Ultimate Retreat for Three Generations

On a wedge-shaped lot in the Texas Hill Country, a couple adapt a modular system to create an idyllic gathering spot.
December 5, 2014