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NewsNews • 16 Aug 2022

Bellgave residence offers a striking contemporary evolution of California mid-century modernism

Situated in the Hollywood Hills at the edge of a steep promontory, the private residence Bellgave by SAOTA is open to spectacular views from downtown Los Angeles to Santa Monica. The positioning of the house further offers glimpses of Pierre Koenig's modern-era icon, the Stahl House (Case Study House No. 22), which sets the architectural context for Bellgave. Mike Kelley Drawings from the Stahl house and other ground-breaking Los Angeles Case Study Houses, Bellgave reprises and advances some of the pioneering inventions that lead to the distinctive indoor-outdoor lifestyle that has become synonymous with Los Angeles. Mike Kelley Like the Stahl House, Bellgave's main living area is raised on a platform of pillars and positi... More

Project • By Alexander Gorlin ArchitectsPrivate Houses

East Hampton Cottage

This guest house and artist's studio in a secluded site in the Hamptons was designed in a primitive Italianate style inspired by the paintings of Giotto.  Situated around a central courtyard, the L-shaped building culminates in a tower that offers a viewing promontory from its hilltop location.  The earth-toned stucco façade provides a vibrant backdrop for the verdant setting, which extends to the house with potted plants and flower-beds. Michael Moran Michael Moran In contrast to the exterior’s exuberant palette, the interior exudes a cool modern calm perfect for showcasing the owner’s artwork and furnishings. One wing is devoted to the owner's art studio - a large open space illuminated by diffused... More

Project • By Coenen Sättele ArchitectenSocial Housing

Kerkveld, Vaals

Close to the German border in Vaals a social housing project of the early sixties wasn’t up to date anymore. Most residents left the houses before the housing cooperation decided to tear down the 47 small houses. The demolition is done in a way to keep as much material as possible reusable. Coenen Sättele Coenen Sättele The question was to give the area a new, modern architecture look and to realize an ecological and social friendly project. The development of the Vaals Kerkveld project offers four types of social houses for different target groups and a collective garden in the middle, which is connected with the public space by semipublic paths. On the street side of the houses trees and hedges guarantee the int... More

Project • By Charles Todd Helton Architect, Inc.Private Houses

The Sanden-Danielsson Residence

This residence is built on the waterfront in Seabrook, Texas, and is designed to evoke the feel of a cruise liner. It is a four story, 7,000 square foot, modern, stucco house which emphasizes views of the bay. The upper floor of the house is an observatory deck, and each floor has its own exterior deck. More

Project • By Joris Verhoeven ArchitectuurPrivate Houses

Crane residence

This modern home is located in a rural expansion area near Tilburg. A quiet place surrounded by open meadows and fields. A few years ago, a covered terrace was designed for the previous home of these clients. This west-facing terrace is made of stucco with an interior of wood and was their favorite place of the house. They expressed the wish that this terrace should be the inspiration for the design of their new house. This eventually resulted in this dwelling with a pleated stucco framework filled with wood.The orientation of the lot was leading in the design. Since the front of the house is the west side, this would mean that the desired terrace would look out onto the street. By placing back the terrace in relation to the front facade an... More

Project • By dmitryman.comIndividual Buildings

Kitchen island

Dmitryman.com studio created the new concept of straight kitchen island. Natural materials, natural colors, green line of grass harmoniously unite and create simple, linear, solid composition. Big mass of stone and wood composition meets the most minimalistic aesthetic demands. More

Product • By CorevJakarta

Jakarta

Venetian stucco with fine terrazzo and pearlescent effect. Jakarta Product: Venetian stucco with fine terrazzo and pearlescent effect. Ideal for interior products that require high decoration because it is designed to achieve a variety of tones with a perlecente effect with a fine texture. Uses: coating coated pearl finish, perfect for all kinds of interior spaces. Applications: · Offices · Boardrooms · Hotels · Residences Characteristics: • Elegant and innovative coating. • High adherence • Lifespan of over 8 years • Finished with pearlescent effect Advantages: Highly decorative, original, easy application, great performance. Benefits: Aesthetically innovative colors that convey emotions, wide color gamut... More