Porto Salvo by David Perri

By • Oct 11, 2012

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This contemporary home by David Perri is a renovation of an 18th century building.

The architect chose to keep many of the structure’s original details including its marble staircase and exposed wooden trusses.

It is located in Messina, Sicily, Italy.

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The Pool Shophouse by FARM and KD Architects

By • Oct 11, 2012 •  Selected Work 

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Singapore-based studio FARM and KD architects have converted a 1920′s Singapore shophouse into a modern home with an impressive indoor lap pool stretched along the ground floor.

This project is one of eight renovated attached properties in the Lorong 24A Shophouse Series, for which seven architects were asked to adapt and extend properties in the Geylang neighborhood.

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Mandai Courtyard House by Atelier M+A

By • Oct 10, 2012

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The Mandai Courtyard House by Atelier M+A was completed in 2011.

Located in Mandai, Singapore, the residence is a serene retreat admist the setting of the busy city.

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Dry Creek Outbuildings by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

By • Oct 10, 2012

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This contemporary compound, consisting of a caretaker’s office, caretaker’s cottage, and guesthouse, was the recipient of multiple awards from 2009 to 2010.

The project is an elegant solution to the original set of dilapidated structures on the site.

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Archipelago House by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

By • Oct 10, 2012

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Stockholm-based studio Tham & Videgård Arkitekter has designed a one story contemporary vacation house located in the Swedish archipelago.

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Housing Razgledi Perovo by Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti

By • Oct 10, 2012

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Slovenian design studio, Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti, has completed the Razgledi Perovo Housing project in Perove, Kamnik, Slovenia.

With fantastic views of the Kamniško-Savinjske Alps, the design of this housing project takes lead from its surroundings, with wood cladding facades and steep skillion roofs.

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Green Houses by Sander Architects

By • Oct 9, 2012

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Sanders Architects designed this pair of sustainable townhouses, located in  West Los Angeles, California, USA, in 2012 as part of their Hybrid House project using a prefabricated frame, skin, and roof.

While parts of the homes are ready-made, they are hybrids of prefab and custom elements.

This approach allows for a unique residence at a fraction of the cost.

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Armadillo House by Formwerkz Architects

By • Oct 9, 2012

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Singapore-based studio Formwerkz Architects has recently completed the Armadilla House, a three-story contemporary home in Singapore flanked on its long western face by a highway viaduct!

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Contemporary Bungalow by ZZ Architects

By • Oct 9, 2012

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Mumbai-based studio ZZ Architects has designed this 8,000 square foot, three-story, contemporary home in Mumbai, India.

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Yandex Office II by Za Bor Architects

By • Oct 9, 2012

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This 2011 project is one of two offices, designed by Za Bor Architects for one of Russia’s largest IT companies, located in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Over-sized symbols and pixelated graphics add unique character to its colorful interior.

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