By taking advantage of economies of scale, a Houston native and a pair of mod-minded developers team up to create nine affordable row houses in the Houston Heights.
For a couple coping with Alzheimer’s, a thoughtful addition creates a comfortable, long-term solution.
A modern oasis for a family in Mexico City breaks from the local vernacular.
A professor takes the first step toward creating a new model for micro-living in San Diego.
A modern, gabled home in Austin is designed to feel like a "leftover railroad house that had been repurposed."
A vacation home’s renovated garage fuses art and architecture.
Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.
A Swedish guesthouse is built with modern sensibilities and centuries-old techniques.
Inspired by their clients’ bold art collection, a pair of architects designs a Hamptons vacation house that subverts tradition.
In the remote San Juan Islands, an artist and an architect collaborate on a modern residence dedicated to creative pursuits.
Built on a challenging hillside site and tucked behind a thicket of trees, the Bridgman, Michigan, house designed by Scott Rappe provides a modern weekend retreat for a Chicago couple.
Clinging to their precarious sloping lots, these houses rise to challenging building sites.
Architect Shane Blue crafts a modern home on a remote plot of land in southeastern Australia.
Don't kid yourself—playing is serious business. Here are six playrooms from our archives that we wouldn't mind pitching a fort in.
In the Sydney, Australia, neighborhood of Rozelle, architect Christopher Polly has renovated a house with green design in mind. By opening up the plan, adding floor-to-ceiling sliding glass walls...
Thanks to an earth-moving renovation, a hillside Virginia home located on a notch between two ridges becomes a place for play and repose.
An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate the greenery of its Northwestern site.
Confronted with an historic loft in New York's SoHo district in need of an update, architects Bronwyn Breitner and Luigi Ciaccia executed a gut renovation to introduce more natural light throughout...
Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.
A chance encounter led a Dallas couple to a neighborhood where nature is prized as much as design, and houses are built to make the most of both.