Javier Senosiain House Among The Trees

javier senosiain house among the trees

Architect Javier Senosiain is best known for his modern organic architecture such as his Nautilus and Organic House. Yet amongst all those hobbit-esque bubble homes with their rounded edges and subterranean interiors is this eye-catching 2014 modern home designed by the architect that has a cantilevered inclined roof and reflecting pool. (more…)

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At Casa Chico, It’s All About The Mosaic Wading Pool.

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Architects Parque Humano, the same firm behind this beautiful meditation sanctuary, also design homes, one of which has a specially designed water feature, a mosaic wading pool,  by two artists which is the highlight of the home. (more…)

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Fun Family Home in Belgium by Atelier Vens Vanbelle

fun family home in belgium by atelier vens vanbelle

Designed for Stephanie and Kevin and their two children, this cute residential home in Belgium by Atelier Vens Vanbelle combines brickwork, wood and fun in a 185 m² (1991.32 sqft) three story house. (more…)

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Cost Rican Jungle Villa by Studio Saxe

Santiago Hills Villa by Studio Saxe

Designed by Studio Saxe, the Santiago Hills Villa is a new eye-catching home with a dramatic roofline located in the jungle of Costa Rica. The private residence features multiple bedrooms and living spaces, each of which are angled to view the ocean and are positioned to take advantage of the cooling winds while being protected from the elements by the large overhanging roof. (more…)

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The Collywood House, An Uncharacteristically Olson Kundig Home in Los Angeles

Olson Kundig Collywood House

What really surprised me about this new home was not the outrageous size or intimidating asking price of $62 million, that’s become the price of entry for a mansion in LA these days, but the architecture firm behind it. It was designed by Olson Kundig, a firm whose work we’ve shared with you five times for their beautiful designs. However, this 15,642 sq.ft. home is uncharacteristically outrageous for the usually tasteful Seattle, Washington based firm. (more…)

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Classic Cliff May House Replaced With Mega Mansion Complete With Ballistic Safe Room, Retracting Roof and Chef’s Kitchen by Nobu.

Pacific Palisades Mega Mansion Replaces Cliff May House

Pacific Palisades Mega Mansion Replaces Cliff May House.
What was once a classic California home designed in the Spanish Colonial style by legendary architect Cliff May has since been torn down and replaced with this giant mega mansion from Los Angeles-based design and construction firm Arya Group, Inc. The newly listed home in Southern California’s Pacific Palisades is a whopping 20,000 square feet, has 6 bedrooms, 18 bathrooms (11 full and 7 half) and is available to lease for $350k a month. It’s loaded with the types of high tech features you might see in a James Bond movie combined with the kind of over-the-top luxury you’d expect to find in a Kardashian home. (more…)

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