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6 Modern Homes In Chicago

Showcasing works from luminaries such as Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright, Chicago has long been considered a hub for modern architecture. These inspired homes keep that rich tradition alive.
December 1, 2015
sandstone and teak facade of remodeled Italian house

5 Striking Farmhouse Renovations

Farmhouses are utilitarian buildings built to last; it's no surprise that their strong bones and idyllic settings make for the ideal modern renovation.
December 1, 2015
Kitchen of 850 square-foot Montreal apartment renovation by Gepetto.

Minimalist Built-Ins Are the Secret Behind This Tiny Montreal Apartment

Down to its custom storage, this 850-square-foot loft in the heart of Montréal is tailored perfectly to the lifestyle needs of an aging couple.
November 30, 2015
Cedar shingle facade of Delaware renovation by Robert M. Gurney Architect

A Traditional Facade Hides A Light-Filled Modern Delaware Renovation

Modern additions and a restoration transform a 2,930-square-foot home.
November 28, 2015
Florida Street renovation open-concept bedroom

A Space-Savvy Garage Renovation Adds 650 Square Feet to a Compact San Francisco Home

Movable and space-saving design elements define this creative family home in the Mission District.
November 26, 2015
Red House exterior

A Bright Red Farmhouse-Style Home That's Surprisingly Modern Inside

Built in 1910, this proudly monochromatic home in southeast Portland, Oregon, opens to reveal a contemporary, book-filled interior.
November 25, 2015
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A Clever Sunken Roof Fills a London Terrace House with Light

A London renovation resolves a family’s yearning for open air and greenery.
November 20, 2015
The 1630s warehouse dates back to the Dutch Golden Age. More recently, the one-time coffee depot became an artist's studio that fell into disrepair.

5 Modern Renovations of Centuries-Old Structures

For the structures that stand the test of time, there's always a chance for adaptive re-use, as these five projects attest.
November 17, 2015
Entrance of Berkeley museum by DS+R.

A Floating Theater Hides Within this Art Deco-Inspired Modern Museum

Located on the edge of the University of California, Berkeley campus, the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)'s new building was once an industrial facility housing offices and printing presses. With its renovation and addition by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, it now hosts luminous galleries, a massive outdoor LED screen, and more.
November 16, 2015