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Seattle modernist house by Tom Kundig

Discover the Work of a Leading Seattle Modernist

A new monograph celebrates the work of northwestern architect Tom Kundig.
November 11, 2015
Stained Cedar and Benjamin Moore Glacier White facade of Seattle home by JW Architects

A Family Starts Fresh at a Seattle Home with Stunning Lakeside Views

Locally sourced materials create a thoroughly Pacific Northwestern home for a newly-arrived East Coast family.
November 8, 2015
Reinterpretation of tradition Sicilian villa by Fabrizio Foti.

A Home That Dramatically Replicates a Starry Sky in Its Living Room

Given a fantastic site bordering the Hyblaean Mountains of Southern Sicily, Italian architect Fabrizio Foti imagined this villa, titled Casa M_P, as a bold landmark within a bucolic landscape that stays true to its regional heritage.
November 5, 2015
Facade of shipping container restaurant in Asheville, North Carolina

A Restaurant Constructed from 19 Salvaged Shipping Containers

This 6,000-square-foot prefab design in Asheville, North Carolina, features artwork and furniture crafted by locals.
November 2, 2015
B&B Italia furniture in Boston renovation by Ruhl Walker Architects

A Richly-Crafted and Spacious Boston Apartment Renovation

Ruhl Walker Architects designed custom furniture and a new, luminous atrium for a 3,100 square foot city dwelling that can now host its resident's large social gatherings.
November 1, 2015
back to the garden rhode island cottage small space facade landscaping

This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway

A one-room retreat outside Providence, Rhode Island, takes up no more space than a standard two-car garage.
October 25, 2015
up in the air small space new zealand facade corrugated metal cladding

This Compact, Japanese-Inspired House Enjoys Majestic Views

An architect with a taste for unconventional living spaces creates a small house at lofty heights with a starring view.
October 25, 2015
Bedroom of Swiss renovation by Jonathan Tuckney.

A Modern Alpine Renovation Preserves Its Rustic Character

A British designer transforms a bisected 17th-century house in the Swiss Alps into a 970-square-foot home of his own.
October 24, 2015
Front door painted Sherwin Williams carnival yellow of San Francisco renovation and addition by Zack | de Vito Architecture + Construction.

A San Francisco Renovation Creates Two Apartments from One

The matching properties, each about 1,325 square feet, share an open courtyard and a unique collection of exterior materials.
October 23, 2015