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By admin • Jan 8, 2011
The Stonehawke house is a contemporary house (3,100 sq ft) located in Brisbane, Autralia.
Designed by architect Shawn Godwin and interior designer wife Natalie of Base Architecture in 2009, this multi award winning residence emerges from the earth like fallen lumber, bunkered in a parcel of heavily wooded, protected land.
Stonehawke House holds a strong, robust form of its own, with heroic volumes that protrude out from the surrounding bushland.
Yet what Shawn and Natalie Godwin have designed is not just any other building for their practice, they have created their own family home!
By admin • Jan 6, 2011
With its cantilevered modules stacked upon each other at a single angled point, Equilibrium fiver-tier bookcase from Malagana Design is a unique furniture piece that immediately catches attention by creating a sense of amusement and surprise.
While its compartments seem to float in the air, Equilibrium can hold over 120 Lbs of weight and its different modules made of molded polyethylene allow to keep books and magazines organized in a natural tilted position that eliminates the need for bookends.
Elaine Cecconi of architectural firm Cecconi Simone Inc. found inspiration in the utilitarian lines of warehouses and factories to design this modern infill residence known as 6a Brockton House, in Toronto, Canada.
Set in the heart of Brockton Village, this 4,000 square foot four story house represents the highest standards of urban infill.
By admin • Jan 4, 2011
The Ceramic House is a project designed by Spanish architect Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez.
The small apartment is located in the attic space of an early 20th century building in Madrid. The challenge for the architect was to transform a small area into a new and minimalist living space with a variety of levels.