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By Sophie • May 2, 2013
Sommet & Asociados created this modern residence in 2012 for a family located in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
The architects have cultivated a dramatic duality between substance and perceived weightlessness of the forms and materials.
This contemporary residence is a 2012 project by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes that can be found in Ste-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Quebec, Canada.
It is a renovation of an existing home that sought to create a brighter and more open interior while maintaining some of the original country charm.
WoodWoodWard Architecture created this contemporary home in 2012 for a client living in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
The patterned exterior is due to the use of ‘clinker bricks’, a material favored by architects in the early 20th century for its superior water resistance, thermal conductivity, and charm.