Tag Archives: Residence

Modern Residence In Poland Highlights Floor-to-Ceiling Bookcase

Metaforma Architects completed the design of a modern residence in Poland that displays an interesting geometry. The body of the building consists of two intersecting cubes. The living area is located in the larger one, while the garage and the gym occupy the smaller section of the house. Read More


The DeLeeuw Residence By Young And Remington

Young and Remington designed this house in 1965 for a WWII veteran/pilot and his family. It is safe to say that this home would be considered a dream house for me and probably most of you. It doesn’t feel like there is an element that is out of place. I am quite sure that there has been a lot of love, blood, sweat, and tears put into this stunning example of mid century modern architecture. The current owner obviously have a passion for MCM and it shows with how they chose to furnish their home. The period pieces found through the house only add to the truly authentic structure that it is. Every room in this place it spot on!Did I mention it is currently on the market? Link at the bottom of the post. Read More

Carpenter Residence: Serene Modern Home In Kansas City With Park Views

Moving from a small condo in the busy Market Street to a more tranquil, contemporary home in the West Plaza neighborhood of Kansas City, the homeowners of Carpenter Residence wanted a residence that has the appeal of a loft. Since the couple worked from home, incorporating a full-fledged home office that offered privacy and smart functionality was another important part of the home’s design. Built on a tight budget by KEM STUDIO, the inviting house uses a white and wood color palette to usher in a sense of harmony even while inviting the outdoors inside. Read More

Exploring New Angles: Small Residence In Taipei With A Novel Living Room

We are often boxed in by traditional approach to design and this often means the same template for a contemporary home is repeated all over the globe without considering the specific needs of each site. This contemporary residence in Linkou District, Taipei City moves away from this mundane approach to living room design thanks to the creative folk Alfonso Ideas. The open, minimal and inviting living area of this small residence has been divided into two different parts using an internal wall and yet one space effortlessly flows into the next. Read More

L-Shaped Modern Minimal Residence On A Sloped Lot In Raleigh

Building the perfect home is all about finding specific spatial solutions that work with each lot and ensuring that these ideas sync seamlessly with the needs of the homeowners as well. It is an act that requires a careful balance between form and functionality; a balance that Medlin Residence seems to get spot on! Designed by in situ studio, this contemporary home in Raleigh, North Carolina sits on a plot that has a steep slope with the street on one side and a hill on the other. Surrounded by greenery, life at this smart family home is a blend of natural serenity and refined modernity. Read More

Close-to-Nature Holiday Residence In Sunny Bulgaria

An apartment including just a bedroom, a kitchen and a huge bathroom and complemented with an outdoor living room and dining area sounds original per se. And when coupled with the beauty of Bulgarian national motifs, such unhackneyed residence becomes a dream holiday destination. Read More

Concealed In A Shroud Of Green: Steeping Into The Shelton Marshall Residence!

Presenting a wonderful contrast between the cleverly concealed and the undeniably obvious, Shelton Marshall Residence in Downtown neighborhood of Kansas City enthralls with its innovative design. In an urban landscape where greenery and privacy are increasingly hard to find, architects from El Dorado manage to unearth both these qualities with a home that seems hidden underground on one side and precariously floating above it on the other! Yet both these elements are carefully balanced as a cloak of green with transplanted prairie ecosystem on the roof and a wonderful garden adds the eco-sensitive tinge to this family residence. Read More


Residence For Two Collectors

This residence for two collectors by Wheeler Kearns Architects is quite the museum. The first thing that caught my attention were the dark stained end cut floors, pretty impressive. Paul Evans in more than one room…what? I am sure there are plenty of artists I don’t recognize smattered throughout these interiors. George Nakashima makes an appearance in these spaces as well. You know you are doing OK if you are hanging a Louis Poulsen PH Artichoke Pendant in your freaking closet. I would love a personal tour of the place and getting history of each piece would be a great experience. Read More