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House 1 in Penafiel, Portugal by Claudio Vilarinho

The idea: a white volume (28x10m) that rests on a continuous grass carpet.The second idea: the house has 6 façades. We wanted the sealing of the house’s terrain to be permeable (wooden slats 6x6cm). The construction system is made out …

Surfhouse in Manhattan Beach, California by XTEN Architecture

The Surfhouse appears as an abstract block of ebonized cedar a few blocks from the Pacific Ocean in Hermosa Beach. The site is very small. While typical lots in the area measure 120′ x 40′, the allowable building area for …

Dupli Casa in Ludwigsburg, Germany by J. Mayer H. Architects

The geometry of the building is based on the footprint of the house that previously was located on the site. Originally built in 1984 and with many extensions and modifications since then, the new building echoes the “family archaeology” by …

Wood House in Caviano, Switzerland by Wespi De Meuron

With its silver-dark-gray color and pure shape the house takes itself inconspicuously back and connects with natural stonewalls of the surroundings rather than with the heterogeneous buildings. A hillside volume extension embodies the house with the mountain and enables a …

Villa V in Tallinn, Estonia by 3+1 Architects

The square-shaped folded landscape house which is cut into the existing landscape, creates more privacy for resident'' common space. At the same time the space is totally open, thus the villa do not create an interruption into the existing landscape …

Tree House in Wilmington, Delaware, United States by Sander Architects

The design and building of Tree House was a labor of love since the house is designed for the architect''s sister. Tree House sits on a cul-de-sac at the end of a mature subdivision in Wilmington, Delaware. It is occupied …