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  1. An Architect References Local Architecture to Build a Modern Home
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    An Architect References Local Architecture to Build a Modern Home

    Taking its cues from local barns and silos and the rolling Wisconsin terrain, the Field House is a kind of modern observatory for watching winter turn to spring and the great vault of the heavens.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    photos by: Tom Fowlks
    06.15.16

  2. The House That Takes Recycling to the Next Level
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    The House That Takes Recycling to the Next Level

    In the eastern Netherlands, resourceful recyclers 2012Architects have built a house almost entirely out of locally sourced scrap, from old billboards to broken umbrellas.

    written by: Jane Szita
    photos by: Mark Seelen
    06.14.16

  3. It's Hip to Be Square
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    It's Hip to Be Square

    This pair of handy Portlanders doesn’t crave any more of Oregon’s territory than what’s taken up by their 704-square-foot home, hard-working garden, and smartly designed outdoor...

    written by: Amara Holstein
    photos by: John Clark
    06.13.16

  4. A Couple Tackles Conversion Challenges and Builds a Modern Renovation
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    A Couple Tackles Conversion Challenges and Builds a Modern Renovation

    To convert a musty mid-century house with a nonsensical floor plan into a modern and space-efficient family home, three intrepid designers played a bit of architectural Tetris.

    written by: Rachel Levin
    photos by: Daniel Hennessy
    06.10.16

  5. Humid City, Cool Home
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    Humid City, Cool Home

    In the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, Ahmad Djuhara is on a one-man crusade to blow away the conservative cobwebs of the city’s dowdy suburban architecture.

    written by: Simon Pitchforth
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    06.09.16

  6. You Don't Have to Just Be at Your Desk When Working from Home
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    You Don't Have to Just Be at Your Desk When Working from Home

    The late architect David Boone was always one to take his work home with him—he just kept it in the home’s office. The new residents of his 1972 house embrace a more fluid approach to...

    written by: William Bostwick
    photos by: Noah Webb
    06.08.16

  7. When Prefab Is Painless
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    When Prefab Is Painless

    An easy construction process reduces any drama for a couple in California.

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    photos by: Dwight Eschliman
    05.31.16

  8. This High-Flying Home Tackles a Sharp Slope
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    This High-Flying Home Tackles a Sharp Slope

    Working with a limited footprint, a daunting slope, and killer views, architect Bruce Bolander went vertical with a secluded canyon house in Malibu.

    written by: Erika Heet
    photos by: J Bennett Fitts
    05.31.16

  9. This Couple Achieves Their Glass House Goals
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    This Couple Achieves Their Glass House Goals

    Two linked 1,000-square-foot pavilions are greater than a sum of their parts.

    written by: Zahid Sardar
    photos by: Matthew Millman
    05.28.16

  10. Bauhaus by the Sea
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    Bauhaus by the Sea

    No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States.

    written by: Jaci Conry
    photos by: Dean Kaufman
    05.14.16

  11. An Obsessed Designer Fills Her Home with Vintage Finds
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    An Obsessed Designer Fills Her Home with Vintage Finds

    In southwest England, interior designer Kathryn Tyler built her home around her ever-expanding furniture collection.

    written by: Alyn Griffiths
    photos by: Andrew Meredith
    04.29.16

  12. This Designer Escapes to Ibiza for Some Peace and Quiet
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    This Designer Escapes to Ibiza for Some Peace and Quiet

    In a quiet corner of the famed Spanish party island, rug designer Nani Marquina and photographer Albert Font have carved out a serene, site-sensitive home.

    written by: Suzanne Wales
    photos by: Albert Font
    04.19.16

  13. Designed to Handle the Heat and More
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    Designed to Handle the Heat and More

    A thoroughly modern house in Baton Rouge owes its sleek and sustainable form to its vernacular roots.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    photos by: João Canziani
    04.15.16

  14. Uncle Knows Best
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    Uncle Knows Best

    A niece seeks out her uncle to design a home for her family in Ecuador.

    written by: William Lamb
    04.14.16

  15. You Won't Be Calling This House a "Man Cave"
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    You Won't Be Calling This House a "Man Cave"

    A Hollywood bungalow reinvents the bachelor pad.

    written by: Rico Gagliano
    photos by: Zen Sekizawa
    04.12.16

  16. Ever Wanted to Live in an Art Gallery?
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    Ever Wanted to Live in an Art Gallery?

    In a Melbourne suburb, a family of four does just that.

    written by: Rowan McKinnon
    photos by: Dianna Snape
    04.08.16

  17. A Minimal Yet Mighty Brooklyn Apartment
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    A Minimal Yet Mighty Brooklyn Apartment

    A couple takes a minimalist approach to their Brooklyn apartment, focusing on supple materials, subtle gradations of color, and custom finishes by local craftsmen.

    written by: Philip Nobel
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    04.07.16

  18. This Factory Switches Out Cattle-Fodder for Furniture
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    This Factory Switches Out Cattle-Fodder for Furniture

    A family brings out the best in a neglected space to build their home in Belgium.

    written by: Jane Szita
    04.04.16

  19. The Barcelona Home Like No Other
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    The Barcelona Home Like No Other

    Layer by layer, a crumbling 18th-century flat in the middle of Barcelona finds new life at the hands of architect Benedetta Tagliabue.

    written by: Suzanne Wales
    photos by: Gunnar Knechtel
    03.29.16

  20. An Art Studio That Would Make Picasso Jealous
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    An Art Studio That Would Make Picasso Jealous

    In Toronto, a painter accustomed to crashing in his studio created an airy artistic haven with both working and living quarters for a more balanced and polished picture.

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    03.29.16

  21. These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs
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    These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs

    A pair of Toronto boutique owners and their architects surpass expectations for above-the-shop living with a renovation that celebrates clean design and serene space.

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Derek Shapton
    03.28.16

  22. A Pair of English Barns Hide Unabashedly Bold and Budget-Friendly Minimalist Interiors
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    A Pair of English Barns Hide Unabashedly Bold and Budget-Friendly Minimalist Interiors

    Subverting the traditional, conservatively cozy British barn conversion, Carl Turner created a getaway in rural Norfolk for himself and his friends to visit, repose, and consider the beauty of...

    written by: Iain Aitch
    03.23.16

  23. The Restored Rudolph Schindler Project That Was Inspired by a Greek Village
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    The Restored Rudolph Schindler Project That Was Inspired by a Greek Village

    With the help of DSH Architects, a pair of intrepid Angelenos restored (and gently updated) Rudolph Schindler’s iconic Bubeshko Apartments.

    written by: Alissa Walker
    03.23.16

  24. Four Friends Joined Forces to Realize This Idyllic Forest Retreat Outside Toronto
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    Four Friends Joined Forces to Realize This Idyllic Forest Retreat Outside Toronto

    Two homes combine under one roof in this unique lakeside structure.

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Lorne Bridgman
    03.22.16

  25. Stairway to Slumber: 13 Modern Sleeping Lofts
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    Stairway to Slumber: 13 Modern Sleeping Lofts

    Until we can figure out how to actually sleep on clouds, we'll settle for these sleeping lofts perched high above their living spaces.

    written by: Andrea Smith
    06.02.15

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