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Contemporary Avatar Of Terrace Home In Melbourne Flooded With White And Light!

Finding space in a neighborhood that is packed with long and narrow terrace houses in the suburban sprawl of Melbourne can be a tricky affair. It is a task that demands balance, ingenuity and a degree of restraint. Combining all these with unique aesthetics is the fabulous Carlton Terrace that has been recently revamped by Windust Architects x Interiors. This multi-level makeover improves the interior with a new living area, dining room and kitchen on the lower level that open up towards the deck outside. A new, upper level contains the bedrooms along with two bedrooms on the existing part of the ground floor. Read More

Informal Cube: Minimal Urban House In White With A Multi-Level Interior

Natural light and a breezy ambiance are increasingly becoming the two most essential components of contemporary homes. Homeowners want an interior that is both relaxing and efficient, allowing them to escape the constant urban rush with ease. Informal Cube in Rotterdam is no different as it combines a multi-level living environment with a white brick exterior and a public-private space that welcomes guests gleefully. Designed by Jvantspijker, the minimal, curated design of the building is carried inside with an open plan living that is also clad in white. Read More

Box-Style Bedroom And White Drapes Steals The Show Inside This Apartment

Interiors can get boring at times in terms of overall symmetry even if styles and trends vary. It is a dash of ingenuity that brings freshness to homes and with a box-styled bedroom that is also space-savvy, this modern loft in Toronto takes the less-trodden path. Designed by Studio AC, Broadview Loft moves away from the mundane with an open plan living that is only disturbed by a super-organized kitchen in the corner and a bedroom that looks more like a large white box. Instead of using traditional walls and doors, the cheerful bedroom feels much more casual and classy as its white walls and large white curtains create a clear demarcation of space. Read More

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Anthony White International Painting Symposium

During September 11-22 September 2017 Anthony White was a participant in the International Painting Symposium at the Mark Rothko Art Centre in Latvia.
The Symposium draws from both international and European-based artists and will take place at the Mark Rothko Art Centre at the Arsenale Fortress, in Daugavpils, Latvia – the town of Rothko’s birth. Read More

White And Wood: Renovated And Extended Californian Bungalow Down Under

A single-level Californian Bungalow in Melbourne, the SSK Residence was given a modern and breezy makeover by Davidov Partners Architects even while ensuring that the existing structure was altered in the most minimal way possible. The non-intrusive renovation and extension project relied on a new rear addition with twin roofs to give the backyard a distinct identity even while delineating the living area from kitchen and dining. Instead of opting for the more common ‘box-like design’ for the extension, the dashing roof design combines traditional gable roof form with contemporary aesthetics to offer the best of both worlds. Read More

Lorimer Street Townhouse: Light, White And Modern Industrial Panache

Williamsburg neighborhood in Brooklyn is home to some of the most gorgeous and authentic townhouses you will ever come across and each one of them has a story to tell. With changing times, needs and aesthetics, homeowners are increasingly turning towards smart renovations to give these classic townhouses a modern sheen. The fabulous Lorimer Street Townhouse showcases one such beautiful transformation as an old and dark three-story townhouse was turned into a light-filled, inviting home by Elizabeth Roberts Architecture and Design. The new loft-like interior combines industrial elements with contemporary sheen to deliver the best of both worlds. Read More

20 Monochromatic Living Rooms In White Full Of Personality!

In the design world, having ‘more of the same’ generally does not work all too well as a decorating approach. This is truer in case of color. Filling up a room with the same color is considered both ungainly and bland. It is often the contrast between three or more colors that gives a room its uniqueness and personality. Yet, for those who are really set on using largely one color to shape their living room, there are still plenty of exciting options around! Monochromatic living rooms are once again trendy and as is the case in most other rooms, it is neutrals that hold sway here. Read More

Renovated Vancouver Condo In White Embraces Scandinavian Simplicity

As one flips through some of the best lofts and apartments in Vancouver, it is industrial style that undoubtedly holds sway. But this lovely condo on Chilco Street moves away from the modern industrial craze and adopts a refined, Scandinavian style. Simplicity, a flood of natural light and a neutral color scheme are the trademark of this relaxing modern home with an all-white backdrop creating a feeling of spaciousness. The 732-sqaure-foot apartment makes most of every inch on offer even as the open living area with kitchen and dining in the corner acting as the social zone. Read More

White Aluminum Screen And In-Situ Concrete Create A Dramatic Kew Home

A perfect architectural composition touches you in more ways than one. It is not about just aesthetics and ergonomics alone. Involving multiple senses makes a more lasting impression and this contemporary home in Kew, Melbourne aims to do that with a unique blend of materials and an equally innovative home design. It was Architects EAT who decided to give the residence a façade unlike any other with a white aluminum screen that keeps away prying eyes and helps shape a more intimate entrance zone. It also preserves a sense of mystery as one is greeted by a blue front gate, lovely grasscrete, hanging plants and a serene ambiance. Read More

Living The American Dream With A White Picket Fence!

When you picture your dream home, does it have a white picket fence? It has become somewhat of an American dream – a little suburban house with a white fence that gives the outdoors a charming look and clearly says home. Such a fence is perfect for traditionally built houses and newer, more modern houses as well. Check out this roundup of homes with a white picket fence for inspiration! Read More

Cheerful Rear Addition To Melbourne Home In White, Timber And Copper

Simplicity often produces best results in the world of interior design and this holds true while planning for a smart rear extension as well. Nestled in a lovely neighborhood of Melbourne, the St. David Street House has been given a modern facelift by Drawing Room Architecture even while keeping the street façade of the house completely untouched. The small Victorian house was in need of a contemporary upgrade and this came in the form of a breezy rear addition that now contains the new kitchen, dining area, storage space and bathroom. Relying on a neutral color scheme that is anchored in white and ample natural light, the stylish extension flows into the small garden outside. Read More

Monochrome Elegance: 30 Black And White Striped Rugs

In a vast selection of decorative elements we consider for decorating a particular room, a rug is perhaps the most defining one of all. It can be the subtle piece that blends in with the rest of the interior, only serving as soft cushioning for the cold floor, or it can be an eye-catching piece that stands out and may even steal the spotlight. In a way, a monochrome striped rug has the power to be both at the same time. The black and white color palette is elegant and calming, but the striped pattern cannot be overlooked or ignored by anyone who steps into the room. Let us take you on a journey that showcases the power of such a rug in many rooms of the house! Read More