Glass Details in the Modern Home
From floors to staircases, a glass surface can make quite the statement.
The dramatic curving glass of the second floor addition quickly recalls the original first floor's rounded edge;...
The core of the glass-enclosed spiral stair is a hexagon, a reference to the moments in the floor plan in which six...
The Heids incorporated mostly native plants into the courtyard, which Andrew designed as an ovoid decagon.
In the upstairs apartment, glass partitions keep the elongated loft open and spacious, while lighting is placed against...
Boora Architects designed a house for Ryan and Mary Finley near Cannon Beach, Oregon, that resembles a glass prism and...
A custom staircase with wood risers is encased by glass panels.
A cantilevered cabin designed by R D Gentzler blends into the forest, even as it hovers above a 20-foot drop-off.
Standing-seam copper siding accentuates sections of the structure that provide shear support for the steel moment frame.
The house that started it all: Philip Johnson's Glass House in New Canaan.
He worked around existing oak and eucalyptus trees for the new building, and retained the vernacular of an original...
With one side of the house closed off, views are directed through the glazed south and west facades to the grassy...
An interior glass courtyard anchors the central living areas—the dining room, foyer, living room, and kitchen all...
Rising to a catwalk above, a huge glass-and-steel central stair envisioned by the architect spans four floors of the...
The dramatic staircase in architect Dom Dimster’s Southern California home is made from T- and L-profile steel, shelf...
Surrounded on all sides by a sweeping Canadian hayfield, the 23.2 House is an angular ode to rural life.
The glass walkway.
On Vashon Island, about 20 miles southwest of Seattle, architect Seth Grizzle designed a 440-square-foot multiuse...
Click here to read more about Linda Bergroth's prefabricated summer retreat in Finland.
The Parisian flat that American-born architect Michael Herrman shares with his wife, Cécile, and their 2-year-old...