Swimming Pools To Di(v)e For. Amazing Pool & Landscape Designs by OFTB.

Amazing Pool & Landscape Designs

Established in 1995, Australia’s Out From The Blue (OFTB) is one of the foremost landscape architecture and pool construction companies in the world. They seamlessly integrate contemporary landscape design with quality concrete pool construction, resulting in residential backyards the likes of which you’d never want to leave. Read more

A Classic California Ranch Home by Cliff May Goes On The Market for $1.75 million

Cliff May Alisal Ranch

Art collectors and lovers of classic California architecture and midcentury modern furniture will appreciate this extensive look at architect Cliff May’s Alisal Ranch, a classic ranch style home, which just went on the market with an asking price of $1,750,000. Filled with Eames classics and Nelson lamps, these 34 images of the home’s interior and exterior will get any art and architecture fan salivating. Read more

Wild Modernist Home For Sale. I Mean Reeeeallly Wild.

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This single family Hollywood Hills home, built in 1990, has been on the market for a few months now and is listed at $1,995,000 (recently reduced by $200,000). Read more

Exploding House in Bodrum, Turkey By GAD

Bodrum is a Mediterranean port-trade settlement in the Southwest of Turkey. The area boasts a rich history of over three thousand years, including Hellenistic times. The venerated scientist Heredot was born there and sculptures by artists including Leochares, Bryaxis, and Timotheos were exhibited there and can now be found in museum collections around the world. The outdated codes restrict new forms of architecture being introduced to the landscape. Read more

Mike Rantilla’s Award Winning Personal Home: A Modern Cabin In North Carolina

Modern Cabin In North Carolina

Mike Rantilla, a Senior Associate Architect with the Freelon Group designed this amazing residence for himself on 1804 Pictou Road in Raleigh, North Carolina. Nestled amongst the trees, the cantilevered home received the 2009 AIA Triangle Honor Award. Read more

Can Houses Be Sold Like Art? Neutra Kaufmann Home Sells For Less Than Expected

Kaufmann house by neutra

Can Houses Be Sold Like Art?
In a closely watched test of the concept of selling a House as Art, a restored modernist home in Palm Springs, Calif., fetched $15 million this week at Christie’s prestigious evening sales — a record for a home sold at an art-house auction, yet far less than expected for some. Read more