Listed for $200 million, the longtime residence of Hugh Hefner was purchased by next door neighbor Daren Metropoulos
Category : Architecture
The Sunflower house sits on a privileged condition of limit; in the border within the water of the Mediterranean sea and the hard rock of the Costa Brava, between the wild nature of Cabo de Creus and the urban settlement of El Port de la Selva, a small fisherman village in the border of France and Spain.
Australian design firm K.P.D.O. “Kerry Phelan Design Office” completed the transformation of a run-down building from the 1960s in Hong Kong, into the Tung Fat Building, which is now home to updated conte
Mahali Mzuri is Part of Sir Richard Branson’s portfolio of distinctive retreats, ‘mahali mzuri‘ is a luxury safari camp located 240 kilometers west of nairobi in kenya’s motorogi conservancy.
Metropolis Design have completed the impressive Spa House located in Hout Bay, coastal suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. The project consisted of a multi-functional building with living, recreational and spa features, annexed to a larger residence, integrated in a delightful mountain setting.
LCD “Moscow” Bachelor Apartment is a project by Angelina Alexeeva. The dark colors make this apartment modern and stylish.
This project comprises an internal office fit-out for a creative design studio of national retail prominence as well as the fit-out of a private residence. Located in the heart of Fitzroy, the proposal consists of two mirrored self contained units over three levels in a striking architecturally designed building.
Harbour Attic is a minimalist house located in Genoa, Italy, designed by Gosplan. The house is located in the old fishermen village of Camogli. The project aim was to build two bedrooms, a studio, a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom, despite the gambrel roof and the very small floor surface. That led to a custom-cut apartment, where each room is a furniture: after you have used it, you can close it
While large windows reflect the visual elements of the surrounding woods, vertical wooden slats forming the house’s facade allow the structure to further blend in with its environment. The open design of the residence offers panaromic views of nature, while bedrooms have access to private outdoor terrace areas for more quiet enjoyment.
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Situated on a triangular plot of land, the house attempts to be a continuation of a streetscape of rectangular homes. While floor-to-ceiling windows offer sweeping views, the home’s choice of material and positioning, along with its sloping roof, allow it to be a natural addition to the neighborhood.