Posts tagged as: contemporary

Lang Architecture Materializes Hudson Woods Retreat

Fidan Jovanov / September 16, 2017

Lang Architecture, a New York based studio, have designed the Hudson Woods Retreat. This is a project that comprises of 26 individual properties. Their design reinterprets the modern cabin with a design that seeks to rediscover the things that matter: freedom, family and nature. All of the cabins are completely integrate within the natural landscape and theyRead more

Red Core in a Shelter Entitled House VVDB by dmvA

Fidan Jovanov / September 8, 2017

dmvA Architecten, a Belgian studio, have refurbished a house built during the eighties. House VVDB was designed and built by architect Jan Van Den Berge in the 80s on a plot close to the Mechelene-Brussels channel. Now, he wanted to refurbish it for his daughter so he tasked dmvA to breathe new life into theRead more

Atelier FCJZ Designs A Reverse Vertical Glass House With An Accent On Privacy

Fidan Jovanov / August 27, 2017

Atelier FCJZ have designed the Vertical Glass House as their entry for the annual Shinkenchiku Residential Design Competition. It is located in Shangai, China and it is now used as a guest house for visiting architects and artists. The Vertical Glass House’s structure consists of a concrete cast with rough timber exterior. The interior uses smooth wood andRead more

Peaceful Retreat in the Forest – Loop Residence

Fidan Jovanov / July 21, 2017

Balance Associates Architects have designed and built an airy cabin in Washington State with an immense challenge upfront : not to impact the environment at all as it is located on a former campground. In order to achieve this feat of strength they decided to lift the cabin off the ground and stack it onRead more

A-Frame House by BaksvanWengerden Architecten – SH House

Fidan Jovanov / July 14, 2017

BaksvanWengerden, a Dutch studio based in Amsterdam have designed the SH House in a village between Haarlem and the North Sea Coast in the Dutch province of North Holland. The house was originally constructed in 1932 as an A-frame home with a masonry exterior. The enlargement intervention by the architects has basically topped the exterior withRead more