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Panoramas extend from all the windows.
The mixed living/dining area opens up to the pool on one side and a field on the other.
Teph Inlet by Omar Ghandi Architect
The Inspira Round Vessel bathroom basin is by Roca.
The sleek lobby bar is a cafe by day and a wine bar by night.
Extending from end to end, the wood components tie it all together.
Minimalism and comfort blend to create a stylish modern oasis.  Painted white brick walls, plywood built-ins, and simple lighting reflect the industrial character of the space in a new way.
In most rooms, similar to European design styles, the sink is open to the living spaces, separate from the wet room which includes the toilet and shower.
The Large Room sleeps up to four, large enough for family or friends. A built-in wood top extends from the bed frames to the opposite wall. It's not a bad place to work with views to the city right at your desktop.
Exposed sprinkler pipes and conduit tied in with the industrial history of the building. By painting it all out white, walls & ceilings become a neutral backdrop to the eclectic art collection.
The custom built-in furnishings and shelving provide the perfect place to display the curated collection of accessories.
Artwork by local Canadian artists adorns the built-in bed.
In this corner unit, large windows fill the space with natural light.  A custom wood platform is a modern solution that minimizes the need for furnishings.
The shower is by Astra Walker.
The aluminum window frames are by Windows by Design.
The stucco ceiling in the bedroom was restored.
A simple material palette of polished concrete, white surfaces, and timber details create a light, warm, neutral space that’s enhanced by colorful artwork and homeware—and plenty of natural light.
Oak timber recessed ‘boxes’ are used as bookshelves, wine storage, and display cabinets.
A built-in bench wraps around a corner as seats for the dining table. The artwork is by watercolorist Stefan Gevers.
Custom-designed timber handles reinforce the Tetris concept.
A polished concrete island top contrasts with oak timber cabinetry in the kitchen.
The floors in the extension are hydronic-heated, polished concrete.
Existing timber floorboards in the old house were sanded and re-polished.
Interior walls and ceilings are plasterboard with a paint finish.
Recycled red bricks are used for sections of the exterior walls.
One side of the exterior is clad in spotted gum timber battens.
Although the orientation of the site was not ideal as the extension faces south, the strategic location of the addition and high-level kitchen window draws sunlight deep into the space in winter, while the deep window reveals restricts sunlight penetration in the summer months.
The south-facing extension, which contains a new kitchen, dining area, and laundry, captures the northern light through the introduction of a central courtyard and strategically positioned windows.
The bathroom features clean, modern finishes.
Floor-to-ceiling windows fill this bedroom with natural light.
The living room provides sweeping views of mountain vistas.
The entrance is located between the two volumes, which are oriented in slightly different directions.
The first volume contains the living areas, while the second contains two bedrooms.
The Lotus House beautifully blends into the hillside when seen from above at night. The sculptural, organic forms seem to unfold—giving the home its name.
Artist, James Hubbell, who also worked on Kellogg’s Onion House in Maui, is said to have designed the very unique master shower.
The sculptural poured formed concrete hearth in the living room area is a striking original feature.
There are four viewing decks to take in the spectacular scenery and sunsets. The extensive glazing forms a seamless integration of indoor-outdoor space.
The home features a flexible and open floorplan that has a bright and airy flow.
The front door opens to the Lotus House’s central light-filled three-story glass atrium.
Wood-paneled roof trusses radiate out from the center of the home creating a grand entrance which sets the stage for the one-of-a-kind interiors.
The lot is at the end of a cul-de-sac, very private, and totally unassuming from the front circular driveway entrance.
The Kustavi has a monopitch roof, high windows and ceilings, two sheltered terraces, and a master bedroom with either a tall panoramic window, or a sliding door.
The Mono structure's single-engineered truss frame makes it capable of withstanding harsh weather—from heavy snow, to downpours, to heat. It also comes in three variations.
Project Name: Box Office
This voluminous cabin in Austin, Quebec, has a sharply pitched roof and a bright and lofty interior that’s a surprising contrast to its austere, angular exterior.
In the master bedroom, a custom bed by Jason Micciche is outfitted with linens from Marimekko; the ceiling fan is by Fanimation.
The custom kitchen boasts a suite of appliances by Miele and custom sliding doors and windows by Arcadia Architectural Series that open to views of the Delaware River, just across the street.
The couple connected several of the shipping containers, hollowing out the sides to form large, open living areas. “I’ve always been a loft guy,” says Mathesius.

Dive into Dwell's photo archive of spectacular modern homes that embody great design. From midcentury gems to prefabricated units to eye-opening renovations, these inspirational projects are elegant responses to the site and the client's needs. Here, you'll find ideas for every room in the house, whether it be kitchen, bath, bedroom, living, or dining—and beyond.