Collection by Heather Corcoran

Rock Solid: 5 Concrete Houses We Love


In our Dream Homes issue, on stands now, we visited a concrete Texas home inspired by the work of Tadao Ando. Here, we look at five more cement structures that show the material's softer side.

In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a...
The couple do their outdoor lolling on Willy Guhl's concrete Loop chair (near grating) and Superieur's Divan lounge...
Gregory and Caryn Katz are dwarfed beneath the cantilevered concrete overhang, which houses the bedroom on the upper...
Cor-Ten steel and board-form concrete give the exterior a weathered look.
Kiyoko Loh relaxes inside a concrete structure, one of three original buildings that occupied the San Francisco...
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