The New Modern Haus J2 On Bavaria’s Lake Starnberg

Haus J2 bavaria

This new private residence and pool located on Lake Starnberg in upper Bavaria is 12,000 square feet of modern, clean and white, well-lit living space designed by Beer Bembé Dellinger Architects & Urban Planners GmbH. (more…)

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A Bold and Bright Hollywood Hills House by Envelope

HOLLYWOOD HILLS HOUSE BY ENVELOPE

Mixing perforated steel painted Kelly green, an open floor plan, funky skylights and a black-painted concrete panel combination garage/motorcycle shop with dichroic glass doors, one cannot miss the new Hollywood Hills House by Envelope. (more…)

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Mirror Point Cottage by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

mirror point cottage MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple

This 80 foot long, 1700 square foot elevated Mirror Point Cottage by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects is a vacation home for a Nova Scotia fisherman’s daughter, her Dutch husband, and their two young children, on a lake near Annapolis Royal. (more…)

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The Mud House Once Owned By Steve Martin

Mud House by Roland Coate Jr.

The Mud House by Roland Coate Jr.
This semi-subterranean, poured concrete home constructed in 1974 in Santa Barbara, CA was one of the few homes built by Roland Coate, Jr. whose father, Roland Eli Coate, Sr., was a much better known architect. The home was not considered architecturally significant when first built, but as the years passed, it has become known for being one of the important examples of Modernist concrete architecture (or Brutalism) in California. (more…)

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