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A Luxurious Villa on the Island of Taveuni, in Fiji

By • May 12, 2017

With the clear advantage of being located in such a wonderful place, full of beautiful landscapes and spectacular views over the blue and infinite sea, this villa serves as refuge to relieve us of the stress of the day to day.

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Adam Kane Architects Complete a Renovation in Trentham, Australia

By • May 12, 2017

This renovation of a house that dates to the 1890s and that is located in the region of Trentham, in Australia, was undertaken by the Melbourne-based studio Adam Kane Architects. The original building bore small windows that impeded the entrance of natural light into the house’s interior, thus making these spaces dark and somewhat depressing. This was one of the most important points that were addressed during its renovation. They were required to seek a better way to allow natural light to enter the house, in such a way that it would make it more lively.

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FGMF Arquitetos Design a Concrete Home in São Paulo, Brazil

By • May 12, 2017

This imposing home of concrete walls, a material which, far from making it cold, give its interior an interesting touch, was completed by the architectural firm FGMF Arquitetos in 2015. The home covers an area of almost 359 square meters and is located in São Paulo, Brazil.

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Cometa Architects Design a Private Residence in the Cyclades

By • May 11, 2017

This wonderful structure, made with stones carefully crafted against the horizontal micro-cement surfaces and local materials, was designed by Cometa Architects, who worked with the natural cycladic landscape to establish the relationship of the building with the surrounding land.

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A Rustic Modern Hotel in the Forests of Yelapa, Mexico

By • May 11, 2017

If you happen to be a daring person who also likes adventure, this hotel will be completely to your liking. Embedded in thick vegetation, surrounded by mountains, and accompanied by a beautiful lake that rests at its feet, this place is definitely the golden dream for nature lovers.

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Nobuo Araki Designs a Concrete Home in the Kanagawa Prefecture

By • May 11, 2017

Located on the coast of the Kanagawa prefecture, which is part of the Kantō Region on the island of Honshu, in Japan, and is the most populated prefecture in the country after Tokyo, this two-storey holiday home is embedded on the coastal slope where the ocean and the rocks meet. The scenic location is a calm respite for the owner and his family to retreat to during the weekends and holidays. The project was completed by Nobuo Araki / the archetype.

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Hazel Baker Designs a Rustic Home on the slopes of the Franklin Mountains

By • May 10, 2017

Located on the slopes of the Franklin Mountains in Texas, USA, this wonderful residence was designed by the Tucson-based studio Hazel Baker. Rising 2,500 feet above the Rio Grande River Valley, it has adapted to the site’s undulating and steep topography, with the three-storey home maintaining a direct connection to the outside at each level.

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A Colorful and Charming Hotel in Cartajima, Spain

By • May 10, 2017

Los Castaños, a small and charming hotel located in the quiet and historic town of Cartajima, Andalusia, Spain, is a colorful and luxurious hideaway in the middle of a tiny white village. Quality and comfort on the inside, traditional Spain on the outside. Its location makes it an ideal place to admire wide and beautiful panoramic views of the area, a perfect spot from which to enjoy, with a single glance, the wonderful natural environment that surrounds Cartajima.

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Yamamar Repurposes Two Shipping Containers and Turns Them Into a Private Residence

By • May 10, 2017

This cabin was built by the architectural firm Yamamar, in an idyllic location next to an old creek bed with amazing views over its surroundings. The area consists of 1000 acres of land. The client had spent many years hunting in this area while sleeping in a small old trailer.

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Skupaj Arhitekti Designs an Alpine Village Home with a Contemporary Twist in Slovenia

By • May 9, 2017

Skupaj Arhitekti built this stunning Alpine home in the heart of Triglav National Park, in Stara Fuzina, an Alpine village in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

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