An open underground, bound at the ends by two walls made of brick salvaged from the old house that existed on the site, was the starting point for this renovation project in São Paulo, Brazil, by local practice Arquitetura Bonina.
Tel Aviv-based architect Pitsou Kedem has recently renovated a 180 sqm residential home in Israel combining the old and the new whilst maintaining the qualities of each and creating new spaces that blend the styles together even intensify them because of the contrast and tension between the different periods.
In 2009 Mr. Simon has contacted Mathieu Noël for share with him his construction project. He wants to call his former student became an architect. This is the beginning of the adventure.
Dark concrete walls and a black archetypical house volume above it, a translucent lean-to roof, a white high flat roof and a silver box under it. Those totally different and inconsistent materials and colors were combined by Japanese studio Tato Architects to form this house in Osaka, Japan.
A combination between a car park and a panoramic terrace set up the roof of this hillside house in Los Angeles designed by Californian studio Anonymous Architects.
Conceived from the belief that art should be shared, Casa Cubo by brazilian architect Isay Weinfeld is a lodging and support center to artists and the development of the arts, but with all necessary facilities to serve as a home.