Cool, Clean and Pristine: Fran Silvestre’s Casa Hofmann

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If you’re familiar with the works of the Internationally-awarded Fran Silvestre Architecture and Design studio based in Valencia, Spain, you know that their homes are almost always imposing modern white concrete geometric structures with open interiors and sparkling swimming pools. This recently completed villa, the Hofmann House, is yet another one set in a beautiful landscape in Valencia with an extensive view of the sea. Read more

Off The Grid in Madrid: Now You Can Rent House B in Spain [40 photos]

House B In Spain for Rent

Whether you call it The Four Seasons House, House B or Casa B, this quiet refuge in Berrocal, Spain by architects Cayetana de la Quadra-Salcedo and Josemaria de Churtichaga of ch+qs (Churtichaga+Quadra-Salcedo Arquitectos) is far away from busy streets, populated areas and the internet. The home accommodates four comfortably and is the perfect way to go off grid for a couple, two couples or a small family. Read more

Abandoned Portugal Building Gets New Life As The Cella Bar & Restaurant

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A small and abandoned pre-existing structure on the island of Pico in Magdalena, Portugal has been restored and transformed into the Cella Bar & Tapis Restaurant by FCC Architects and Paulo Lobo. Read more