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Superb Modernist Residence in South Australia

By • Apr 1, 2011

This superb modernist residence is located in Fingal, in The Cups area of the Mornington Peninsula’s wild Australian ocean coast.

The house sits on a 10 acre lot and offers four bedrooms, three bathrooms and a plunge pool to its lucky owners.

It also features a hydronic heating system, solar hot water and rain water tanks and a double garage and carport.

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Modern Home in Mill Valley, California

By • Apr 1, 2011

Located in Mill Valley in California, this modern home sits prominently on a half-acre lot.

Renovated in 2006, the four bedroom, three bathroom home offers panoramic views of canyon, surrounding mountains and lush forests.

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How to Convert Five Shipping Containers Into a Cozy Modern Home

By • Mar 31, 2011

Debbie Glassberg is the owner of the Home Contained, a 2,600 square foot modern container residence located in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, that was built with five 40 foot shipping containers.

The final result is quite impressive: the home has comfortable living spaces, a green roof, geothermal heating, plant foam insulation and some passive solar.

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Spectacular Luis Barragán Fountain Home Remodel by Tim Cambell

By • Mar 29, 2011 •  Selected Work 

First listed in 2008 for $9.95M, the Luis Barragán Fountain home in Los Angeles is back on the market for $5.45M.

Located in the Holmby Hills section of Bel Air in Los Angeles, the 5,500 square foot was completely remodeled by architect Tim Campbell (read his interview).

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House 77 by dIONISO LAB

By • Mar 21, 2011

Architectural firm dIONISO LAB has completed a townhouse in Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal, with a facade comprising aluminum shutters perforated with symbols.

The interior of the 2,500 square feet is divided into split levels and opens onto a little backyard.

This project reminds of the townhouse project by Peter Gluck and Partners, and again, you love it or you hate it!

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Villa Dirickz: A Modern Castle in Brussels

By • Mar 20, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Villa Dirickz is located in Sint-Genesius-Rode, a city on the periphery of Brussels, Belgium.

The Villa was built by famous Belgian Architect Marcel Leborgne, a pioneer of contemporary architecture and one of the founders of Modernism in Belgium.

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Modern Beach House in Western Australia

By • Mar 19, 2011

Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects has recently completed this coastal holiday house in Western Australia.

Located at Florida Beach, only one hour from Perth, the home design emphasizes and focuses on the immense Indian Ocean.

All space is aligned and extruded through a strict dialog of plan and section revealing the intensity and variety of this great ocean.

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Almondel Residence by Mcleod Bovell

By • Mar 13, 2011

The Almondel Residence was designed in 2009 by Lisa Bovell of Mcleod Bovell.

Located in West Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada, this 7,260 square foot luxury house took over three years to design and build after the existing home was brought down to its foundations.

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Modern Black Home in Japan

By • Mar 12, 2011

The Lift residence is a single family home located in the residential district of downtown Sendai, Japan.

Designed by Architectural studio Apollo Architects and Associates to accommodate a couple and their three children, this 1,334 square-foot all black house features an impressive cantilevered structure.

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Lookout House by Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects

By • Mar 7, 2011

Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects recently completed a gut renovation and extension of this single-family luxury residence.

Located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, the Lookout House, as a sustainable project, integrates geothermal heating and cooling systems, renewable materials like bamboo floors and eco-friendly paints and finishes.

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Brentwood Luxury Residence by Belzberg Architects

By • Mar 2, 2011

The Brentwood Residence is an impressive 12,000 square foot contemporary home designed by Belzberg Architects in collaboration with interior design studio MLK Studio.

Located in Los Angeles, California, this luxury two-story residence features large glazed walls, a tennis field, a generous swimming pool and a guest house.

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Cerveira House by dEMM Arquitectura

By • Mar 1, 2011

The Cerveira House is a beautiful modern home designed by dEMM Arquitectura.

Located in Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal, this 6500 square foot residence was designed as a week-end retreat.

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Modern House in Belgium: Genets 3 by AABE

By • Feb 19, 2011

Belgium Architects firm Atelier D’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners (AABE) has completed the Genets 3 house project in 2006.

This 10,000 square foot two story residence offers high ceilings, four bedrooms, a complementary mezzanine office and an outside swimming pool.

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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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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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H4 Efficient Home Prototype by BRIO54

By • Feb 13, 2011

The H4 house is a 2,171 sq ft,  3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath model that has been specifically designed for very small, narrow and low sloping building lots commonly found in higher density neighborhoods along the shoreline.

Designed by young design/build firm BRIO54, the H4’s product line prototype is now completed and can be visited in Milford, Connecticut.

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Buzen Fukuoka House by Suppose Design Office

By • Feb 11, 2011

Japanese architecture firm Suppose Design Office have completed in late 2009 the Buzen Fukkuoka House.

This 1,400 square foot modern residence is made of several separate structures all connected under a glazed roof.

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