Collection by Jami Smith

Striking Green Homes We Love


From Ontario to El Salvador we take a look at 7 complex and sustainable homes around the world.

The residents told the architects that they wanted a house that would invoke the idea of camping, by joining indoor and...
Triangular sails fold over the portions that receive the harshest sunlight.
For the facade, exposed to the constant salt air, the team considered everything from copper or zinc to Kynar-coated...
In an architectural sleight of hand, the building—despite its massive walls—seems to hover over a hidden foundation.
The Shayan House takes full advantage of its canyon site.
When building such a modest structure in a large landscape, designer and client often had to defend their vision to...
Two linked 1,000-square-foot pavilions are greater than a sum of their parts.

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