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416 Calle Cabo Pacifico Luxury Coastal House in Costa Rica

By • Feb 17, 2011

This expansive 5,600 square foot architectural masterpiece, with 4,300 under roof and 1,300 of outdoor living and deck space, is nestled between jungle flora and a tropical coastal canyon, on the western facing hillside of Peninsula Papagayo in Costa Rica.

Generous interior and exterior entertainment areas flow seamlessly making this the perfect spot for relaxing poolside siestas.

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The Randall Fawcett House by Frank Lloyd Wright

By • Feb 16, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Randall Fawcett House is a Frank Lloyd Wright designed home located in Los Banos, California.

The historic Mid-Century Modern house, built in concrete block, mahogany and glass was completed in 1961, two years after Lloyd’s death.

The 3,800 square foot residence has six bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sits on a 80 acres lot. The property has been on and off the market for a number of years, and is back on sale.

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Greta Grossman Residence Renovation in Beverly Hills

By • Feb 16, 2011

Here is another house Located in the stars’ neighborhood of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles.

Designed by Greta Magnusson Grossman in 1948, the three bedroom, three bathroom 3,000 square foot home was bought three years ago by Los Angeles-based designer Darryl Wilson.

In collaboration with architect Tony Unruh, he recently finished remodeling and expanding it.

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High-Tech Closet House by Consexto (Video)

By • Feb 16, 2011

The Closet House is an experimental project designed by Portuguese architects firm Consexto of how it is possible to live in a comfortable 474 square foot apartment.

Located in Matosinhos, Portugal, the apartment is divided in five zones, two of which are completely flexible and transformable, thanks to an automated sliding cabinet/wall system.

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Unique Mountain Eco Resort in Switzerland

By • Feb 16, 2011

Located at an elevation of 5,500 feet, The WhitePod Alpine eco resort in the Swiss Alps is a unique concept designed to be in harmony with the surrounding environment whilst still benefiting from a comfortable habitat.

The WhitePod Camp features 15 unique geodesic-dome pods surrounding a central traditional wooden chalet.

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Stylish Apartment in Tribeca by Jarlath Mellett

By • Feb 15, 2011

New York based fashion and interior design studio Jarlath Mellett has designed the interior of this beautiful apartment located in Tribeca, a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, New York.

By melding mid-century designs with cutting-edge custom pieces and classic elements, Jarlath Mellett folks re-imagined the “classic Fifth Avenue style apartment as a modern, sleek downtown residence.”

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Beautiful Residence in Aspen by Studio B Architects

By • Feb 15, 2011

The Scholl residence was designed by Architect firm Studio B Architects.

Located in Aspen, Colorado, this 6,000 square foot modern home has five bedrooms and five bathrooms.

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Xiao-Yen’s House Transformation by Craig Steely

By • Feb 15, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Xian-Yen’s House is located in San Francisco, California.

This 3,500 sq ft two-unit residence was heavily remodeled in 2010 by Craig Steely Architecture.

According to Craig Steely, ” the extensive remodel of the house began by tearing away the substandard remodeling that had taken place over the past 100 years and replacing it with spaces more appropriate to the client’s program.

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Beautiful Warehouse Conversion in Melbourne

By • Feb 14, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Spotted on MBP, here is a completely renovated apartment located in a historic building in Melbourne, Australia.

This three bedroom, two bathroom residence is on sale and according to the agent, “this superlative warehouse conversion in “Leicester House”, an historic 1880’s building, provides privacy and vast spaces.

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Mini-Maison by Vanden Eeckhoudt-Creyf Architectes

By • Feb 14, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Mini-Maison (tiny house) is one of the many old small workers houses built in Forest, one of the 19 communes (districts) of Bruxelles, Belgium.

Transforming the modest house (each floor is only 245 square feet) into a contemporary house for a couple with no kids was a big challenge for Brussels-based architecture firm Vanden Eeckhoudt-Creyf Architectes.

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