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Pachamac House by Longhi Architects

By • Jul 6, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Lima-based practice Longhi Architects has completed Pachamac House for a couple of philosophers.

This unique 5,166 square-foot retirement home is located in Pachacamac, an undeveloped region near pre-Inca remains, 60 miles south of Lima, Peru.

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Edge House by Noriyoshi Morimura Architects

By • Jul 2, 2011

Japanese studio Noriyoshi Morimura Architects has completed the Edge House project.

This contemporary two-story residence all made of concrete and glass is located in Kansai district, a well-known area of Osaka, Japan.

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Contemporary Residence in Pozuelo de Alarcón by A-cero Architects

By • Jun 30, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Spanish architectural firm A-cero has completed this contemporary concrete house in 2008.

The 10,000 square foot residence is located in “La Finca” estate in the town Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid).

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Sotogrande House by A-cero Architects

By • Jun 26, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Spanish architectural firm A-cero has completed the two story Sotogrande House in August 2010.

This 4,300 square foot concrete house is located in Cadiz, a city and port in southwestern Spain.

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Magritte’s, a Jail-like House in the Heart of Tokyo!

By • Jun 15, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Japanese studio Atelier Tekuto has designed the Magritte’s project, a tiny home located in a densely populated neighborhood of Tokyo, Japan.

The plot of land is only 491 square feet, and the tiny four story house is all made of concrete.

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Elrod House by John Lautner

By • May 24, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Known as “The Elrod House”, this John Lautner-designed five bedroom, five and a half bathroom residence was commissioned by designer Arthur Elrod in 1968 and has been featured in numerous books, magazines and museum exhibitions.

It is the iconic home perched at the very tip of the Southridge enclave, easily viewable throughout Palm Springs, California.

Organic shapes, monumental construction and world class design create an extraordinary experience of space that Lautner himself described as “timeless” architecture.

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Millard House In Pasadena by Frank Lloyd Wright

By • May 3, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Millard House, also known as La Miniatura, is one of the four textile block houses designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

It was commissioned by rare book dealer Alice Millard, for whom Wright had already designed a home in Chicago in 1906.

Built in 1923 in Pasadena, California, the house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.

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AE House by twentyfourseven°

By • May 2, 2011 •  Selected Work 

twentyfourseven° is an emergent practice in Mexico City, working in the fields of architecture and landscape urbanism.

The studio has designed the AE House, a contemporary three level home located in Lomas de Chapultepec, a residential district in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Wicklow Hills House by ODOS Architects

By • Apr 29, 2011

Designed by Irish studio ODOS architects, this house is located at the foot of a steep escarpment in the Wicklow hills in Ireland.

The 3,089 square foot house, with it’s elevated living accommodation, allows “the fluidity of the surrounding landscape remain uninterrupted, whilst also giving the occupant a raised vantage point from which to engage with nature.”

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Stacked House by Architecture Paradigm

By • Apr 27, 2011

Indian studio Architecture Paradigm has completed in 2010 the renovation of a house in Bangalore, India.

The original three-bedroom house was converted into two two-bedroom units for a multi-generational family.

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Stunning Concrete Home in Ubatuba by SPBR Arquitetos

By • Apr 27, 2011 •  Selected Work 

São Paulo-based studio SPBR Arquitetos has designed this gorgeous concrete residence in Ubatuba, one of the most important coastal cities in the state of São Paulo in Brazil.

The 3,660 square-foot home sits on a 180′ x 52′ lot. The design process started in 2004 and the house was completed in 2009.

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The Razor Residence by Wallace E. Cunningham

By • Apr 26, 2011 •  Selected Work 

San Diego-based architect Wallace E. Cunningham designed the Razor Residence, a four bedroom, six bathroom contemporary house made of glass, steel and white polished concrete.

Located in La Jolla, California, the 10,000 square-foot house has been first listed in May 2008 for a mere $39 million.

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House Made of Glass and Concrete in Sicily by Architrend Architecture

By • Apr 22, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Sicilian studio Architrend Architecture has completed the Villa T project, a stunning house made of glass and concrete.

Located in Ragusa in Sicily, Italy, this 3,330 square-foot single family residence sits on a rural lot and was completed in 2007.

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Modern Concrete Beach Home in Israel by Pitsou Kedem Architect

By • Apr 20, 2011

Isreali architect Pitsou Kedem has deigned the Herzelia Pituah House 4 in collaboration with Turkish interiors and product designer Tanju Özelgin.

Located in Herzliya Pituah, a rich neighborhood on the western side of Herzliya, Israel, the 6,458 square-foot contemporary house was designed as a vacation home for a family living abroad.

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Contemporary Concrete House in Brisbane

By • Apr 19, 2011

Located in New Farm, an inner suburb of Brisbane, Australia, this superb concrete house was designed by local architect Architect Larry Weston.

The cleverly designed floor plan includes 3 bedrooms, study which could be easily used as a 4th bedroom, 2 bathrooms and multiple living and entertaining areas indoor and out.

“It’s quiet and private, with a mysterious yet modern charm making it perfect for the family.”

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Safe House by KWK Promes

By • Apr 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Located in a small village at the outskirts of Warsaw, Poland, the Safe house was designed by architectural firm KWK Promes with the aim to provide its residents a feeling of maximum security.

Completed in 2009, the two story concrete monolith residence offers approximately 6,100 square feet of spacious living areas, floor to ceiling windows, panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, and a beautiful indoor swimming pool.

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Concrete House in Madrid by A-cero Architects

By • Apr 7, 2011

Spanish architectural firm A-cero has completed another contemporary concrete house.

This one is located in a fine modern neighborhood of Madrid, Spain.

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