Mountain Architecture

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Project • By Evoke International DesignPrivate Houses

Whistler House

This house is 3900 square feet over three levels in Whistler, BC. The owners are a very active family of four and relocated from Vancouver to make Whistler their home. The primary focus was to develop a design that would support the outdoor activitie... More

Project • By Thomas SchläpferPrivate Houses

Extension Holiday Home in the Swiss Alps

The Holiday Home stands high above Urnäsch with a breathtaking view on the Säntis massiv and the tender slopes of Appenzell. The dialog between this unique landscape and the inside of the building is the main theme of the project.  ... More

Project • By WoodtoneHousing

2020 PNE Prize Home

This year, the PNE Prize Home is a jaw-dropping, 3,188-square-foot modern mountainside masterpiece. Its location is in picturesque Pemberton – just 25 minutes from Whistler, BC. The exterior features Woodtone RusticSeries™ siding in Winch... More

Project • By Team4Theme Parks


CONTRABAND is a project developed within the "Riabitare le Alpi" Atelier. The team was assigned the number 4, hence the title TEAM4. It consists of a network of mountain routes that go back to the routes of smugglers moving between Italy and France.... More

Project • By Virginia LorelloApartments

home in Valtournenche

Valtournenche, at 1500 meters above sea level, is famous for its skiing facilities that connect to Cervinia. The typical local house is very low, extremely small in size, completely covered in wood and with warm and feeble lightings. Externally it is... More

Project • By Skylab ArchitectureHotels


Designed to serve as a catalyst for a sustainable, densely planned residential village, Skylodge is a 5,500-square-foot event center built on a 10,000-acre ski mountain in Utah.  By using modular and prefabricated construction, the design and c... More

Project • By SKOS - Szybejko ArchitekciPrivate Houses


The site is located on the southern side of the Izerskie Mountains, just above the Wojcieszyce village in the Jeleniogórska valley. The sloping and south facing site offers excellent exposure to the natural lighting of the sun as well as magnificent... More

Project • By Abramson ArchitectsHousing

Sapire Residence

An entrepreneur and family with a passion for health living requested a large home on their dramatically sloping 2-acre site. They specifically wanted an informal layout that could be woven into the topography of the property. Wanting to enjoy as muc... More

Project • By OV-AHotels

Apart-hotel Svatý Vavřinec

The suite houses were built on the lot of a former store from the 80s. Four of the houses are located on the „meadow“ - a green roof above the shops in the parterre of the building. The space between the individual houses offers views of the far hori... More

Project • By Studio BressanExhibition Centres

Congress and Exhibition Center

The project is situated in a green area outside the city center, in an alpine landscape featured by well recognizable natural and anthropic signs. Although positioned outside the urban settlement, it has a strong strategic nature and it’s well connec... More
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Project • By ELLIPSIS ArchitecturePrivate Houses

Snow Shed House

The Snow Shed House was designed as a place of solace and escape; a tool to reengage with the natural environment. Modest dimension on the street facade gives way to grand verticality on the downhill side, providing expansive views of the nearby moun... More