Stunning Hollywood Home by Standard Architecture

standard architecture forest knoll residence

The new Forest Knoll Residence, an 11,184 square foot home in the Hollywood Hills inspired by architect Louis Kahn’s Kimbell Art Museum, is just gorgeous. Designed by Architects Silvia Kuhle and Jeffrey Allsbrook of Standard Architecture, the three gabled home is filled with light, white oak and travertine flooring. Read more

Cool Architecture, Wild Homes and Unusual Room Designs

We love architecture. Big, small, residential, commercial, in the trees, below ground… if it’s different, beautiful or controversial, we usually pin it to one of our awesome Pinterest Boards that are followed by millions of people. Read more

The Drop Dead, To Die For Doheny Residence by Paul McClean

Doheny Residence by Paul McClean

If you follow home, real estate and architecture blogs, you may have seen several outrageously large homes in Southern California by “Architect to the Billionaires” Paul McClean. He’s the designer behind the most expensive spec homes ever built such as The “Opus House” and the yet to be completed $500,000,000 spec home under construction by developer Nile Niami. Read more

The Spectacular Sea Arches Residence In Mendocino Asking $4.2 Million [30 photos]

Sea Arches Residence In Mendocino

Sea Arches is a stunning modern architectural masterpiece designed by Michael Leventhal and Robert Schlosser on the Mendocino coast. The 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom, 4,238 square foot house is listed on the market for $4,195,000, down from $4,395,000. Read more

A Paragon Of Modern Organic Architecture, The Desert House by Ken Kellogg (60 Photos)

Desert House by Ken Kellogg

The Desert House – or The Joshua Tree House as it’s been called – is owned by Jay Doolittle, who started building the house in 1987 with his wife, Bev. Completed in 1993, this 4,643 square foot modern estate tucked away in Joshua Tree has been carefully designed, elaborated upon, crafted and finessed for 27 years and is now on the market for the first time. Read more

The San Lorenzo North Showcase Villa with Marble Tiled Pool at Quinta do Lago by de Blacam and Meagher.

San Lorenzo North showcase villa

Sleek, modern architecture marks the design of this stunning Showcase House by de Blacam and Meagher Architects that sits on a golf course in Portugal’s Quinta do Lago, one of Europe’s finest luxury resorts. Read more

PART ONE: Modern Mansion With Wrap Around Pool and Glass-Walled Garage For $36 Million. (36 Pics)

modern mansion wrap around pool

This jaw-dropping residence at 1201 Laurel Way in Beverly Hills is presently on the market (but not listed on the MLS), for a mere $36,000,000. To share with you the features and numerous photos (I have 86) of this enormous modern mansion, I simply had to break this up into two posts. Read more

Two Unusual Partially Submerged Modern Homes Create A Green Paradise In Paraguay.

Partially underground with arching green roofs, a sharp triangular swimming pool and unusual architecture, these two homes (named Green Haven) are located in Luque and designed by Paraguay-based architects Bauen. Read more