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Thursday 12 September, 2013

Unconventional Concrete Holiday Retreat near Aspen, Colorado

Kaegebein Fine Homebuilding completed the design of an unconventional chalet situated near Aspen, Colorado. The project distinguishes itself from the typical holiday mountain retreat and this is mainly due to the lack of wood for the exterior finishes. The front facade of this construction resembles a concrete monolith, almost entirely hidden from the street side. [...]


Sunday 11 August, 2013

Update: Aspen Art Museum / Shigeru Ban Architects

With ever-expanding traveling exhibitions attracting over 35,000 yearly visitors from around the globe, the Aspen Art Museum (AAM) has outgrown their cozy 9,000 square foot facility in which they have called home since their established in 1979. Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has been commissioned to design the new museum, being the first museum he has [...]


Sunday 11 August, 2013

Update: Aspen Art Museum / Shigeru Ban Architects

With ever-expanding traveling exhibitions attracting over 35,000 yearly visitors from around the globe, the Aspen Art Museum (AAM) has outgrown their cozy 9,000 square foot facility in which they have called home since their established in 1979. Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has been commissioned to design the new museum, being the first museum he has [...]




Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Alluring Retreat in Aspen, Colorado: Willoughby Way Chalet

Aspen, Colorado is home to many interesting architecture projects, one of which we will present today. Willoughby Way is the name of this chalet, envisioned and developed by Charles Cunniffe Architects as an alluring holiday refuge. From afar, the building look perfectly embedded in its dream-like natural environment: “Heavy timbers and stone anchor this home [...]


Wednesday 03 October, 2012

La Muna / Oppenheim Architecture + Design

Architects: Oppenheim Architecture + Design Location: Aspen, Colorado, United States Project Area: 3,500 sq ft Photographs: Laziz Hamani


Thursday 28 June, 2012

Showcasing Contemporary Art Between Minimal Colors

Undertaking the renovation of a 1980s home in Aspen, Colorado, Stonefox Design recreated the interior spaces to suit the needs of its owners a young couple who were looking to showcase their collection of avant-garde contemporary art. The Aspen Residence now shows a simplified set of interiors displayed in minimal colors. Quality flooring, fabrics and [...]


Wednesday 01 February, 2012

Picturesque Rural Villa Outside Aspen, Capturing Views of Ski Areas

We received a press release about a project designed by architects Lipkin Warner Planning and Design Associates and located just seven miles outside Aspen, Colorado. Here is the description we were sent: “The owners had specific goals: a warm, modern, luxurious ranch house with lots of entertaining areas, a horse barn and artist studio, capturing [...]


Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Picturesque Rural Villa Outside Austin, Capturing Views of Ski Areas

We received a press release about a project designed by architects Lipkin Warner Planning and Design Associates and located just seven miles outside Aspen, Colorado. Here is the description we were sent: “The owners had specific goals: a warm, modern, luxurious ranch house with lots of entertaining areas, a horse barn and artist studio, capturing [...]