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Monday 23 April, 2012

Sophisticated Whistler Residence Inspired By Typical Local Chalets

Part of an exclusive mountain neighborhood in Whistler, Canada, the residence belonging to a London-based client was inspired by its surroundings and received a simple name hinting to its location Whistler Residence. Battersby Howat Architects completed this residential project taking into account the client’s affinity for typical Whistler chalets, but upgrading the architecture to a [...]


Sunday 22 April, 2012

Sophisticated Whistler Residence Inspired By Typical Local Chalets

Part of an exclusive mountain neighborhood in Whistler, Canada, the residence belonging to a London-based client was inspired by its surroundings and received a simple name hinting to its location – Whistler Residence. Battersby Howat Architects completed this residential project taking into account the client’s affinity for typical Whistler chalets, but upgrading the architecture to [...]


Friday 20 April, 2012

Whistler Residence / BattersbyHowat Architects

© Sama Jim Canzian Architects: BattersbyHowat Architects Location: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada Site Area: 1,050 sqm Building Area: 540 sqm Completion: 2010 Project Team: David Battersby, Heather Howat, Tillie Kwan Structural Consultant: Equilibrium Consulting Envelope Consultant: JRS Engineering Ltd. Contractor: Need Brophy Services Ltd. Photographs: Sama Jim Canzian


Thursday 19 January, 2012

Osthang / Daniel Fagerberg Arkitekter

PederSundström Architect: Daniel Fagerberg Arkitekter,   Location: Osthang, -Ramundberget, -Bruksvallarna, -Härjedalen, -Sweden Project Team: Daniel Fagerberg, Vincenzo Cassotta, Stefan Nyberg Size: 14apta 87kvm/88kvm Total: 1226sqm Project Year: 2007 Photo: PederSundström


Monday 12 December, 2011

15 Modern Black Homes Bringing Inspiration for Elegant and Sober Decorating

Not too long ago, we had a post on Freshome, showcasing beautiful white homes, in order to “feed your need for immaculate design”. For today we decided to reverse this idea and gather 15 black modern residences, in order to appeal to those of you who enjoy soberness and elegance. All these residences were featured [...]


Sunday 11 December, 2011

15 Modern Black Homes Bringing Inspiration for Elegant and Sober Decorating

Not too long ago, we had a post on Freshome, showcasing beautiful white homes, in order to “feed your need for immaculate design”. For today we decided to reverse this idea and gather 15 black modern residences, in order to appeal to those of you who enjoy soberness and elegance. All these residences were featured [...]


Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Panoramabad Gröbming / KREINERarchitektur

Courtesy of KREINERarchitektur Architect: KREINERarchitektur ZT GmbH Location: Gröbming, Austria Completion: 2010 Photographs: Courtesy of KREINERarchitektur


Thursday 21 April, 2011

Meng House / seBright

© seBright Architects: seBright Location: Jinan, China Project area: 580 sqm Project Year: 2011 Photographs: seBright


Thursday 28 January, 2010

House on the Mountain / Alric Galindez Arquitectos

Architects: Alric Galindez Arquitectos / Santiago Alric, Carlos Galindez, Federico Lloveras Location: Bariloche, Argentina Collaborators: Alfredo Quiroga, Sofía Peluffo, Joaquín Adot Interiors: Patricia Gurfinkel, Sofía Mendoza Structural Engineer: Jorge Zapata Contractor: Arrieta & Arrieta construcciones Interior Area: 591 sqm Exterior Area: 70 sqm Project year: 2008 Photographs: Courtesy Alric Galindez


Thursday 28 January, 2010

House on the Mountain / Alric Galindez Arquitectos

Architects: Alric Galindez Arquitectos / Santiago Alric, Carlos Galindez, Federico Lloveras Location: Bariloche, Argentina Collaborators: Alfredo Quiroga, Sofía Peluffo, Joaquín Adot Interiors: Patricia Gurfinkel, Sofía Mendoza Structural Engineer: Jorge Zapata Contractor: Arrieta & Arrieta construcciones Interior Area: 591 sqm Exterior Area: 70 sqm Project year: 2008 Photographs: Courtesy Alric Galindez