362 contemporary residential Stories
Louis Kahn's Modern Residential Masterpieces Get Coverage at Last
See 9 of the celebrated architect's lesser-known projects, U.S. homes, in a new book filled with photos and details
"is the residential architecture that Kahn worked on throughout his career. Unlike... 20th-century residential architecture. But there still exists a void in the historical coverage... desk. Residential corridors had good sound proofing. Public spaces, when kitted out... see his residential work recognized. I'm somewhat traditionally fitted, but I have... Unlike contemporary houses with expanses of glass, like Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth..."
Houzz Tour: Early 20th Century Meets Contemporary
"Marlot, a residential area on the outskirts of The Hague. It was designed and built in... Though contemporary in design, I feel they did an excellent job in maintaing the integrity... tell the contemporary feel from the outside. Any idea who manufactures the ladder towel... but that contemporary remodel of the interior runined it for me. The house is destroyed... door. The contemporary fixtures are beautifully accented with ethnic and organic elements..."
7 Striking Contemporary Additions
"Modern and Contemporary, two similar and often confused styles of architecture. When either... modern or contemporary structure is added to an old building of whatever style, the... interesting residential additions that respond to the clients needs through a contemporary... Modern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?... accept a contemporary addition. nice details, finishes are nice.great job Re the Village... Vermont: The contemporary addition just doesn't relate to the charming village farmhouse..."
Contemporary Collection: 5 Dynamic Island Homes
Modern lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island homes
"lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful... style to contemporary can be quite a shock; see if it entices you.... rent a contemporary home. Unfortunately, they are impossible to find, at least in... one was contemporary. But one was midcentury modern. Ha! Where was it mid mod? I'm... modern and contemporary homes (several by Hardwick and even more by William Morgan, who..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Home Hugs a Central Courtyard
An architect's Salt Lake City home celebrates outdoor living in a beautiful blend of modern and organic styles
"their contemporary home. Vincent, an architect, had designed and built their new... mostly contemporary the antiques add cool touches to this space. The only change... a very contemporary house--often in very bright colors. This makes the neighborhoods... of bold contemporary, miner's cabins, ranches, older traditional homes. It's so cool... many new contemporary homes design everything to be open. In reality, we want to see..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Farmhouse Vineyard in Minnesota
Simple geometries, industrial materials and a nod to Eastern philosophy update the historical Midwestern farmhouse
"A contemporary farmhouse may seem like an oxymoron to some people, but for Bill Costello... located in a residential neighborhood. Only two rows of vines from Smith's vineyard were... farmhouse's contemporary spirit. Costello says, "Wayzata is a quaint suburb of Minneapolis... "The contemporary farmhouse appeal, the flow of the interior, the use of natural..."
Do These Surprising Contemporary Exteriors Hint at the Future?
"read of contemporary houses can puzzle at first, but if we stop and take a closer look... is that contemporary houses rarely reveal their secrets at a glance. We have a greater... happening with residential architecture in Japan. I would love to do a walk through of all... modern and contemporary architecture and think well done it looks good anywhere (as in... considered contemporary. we have to be clear what we are commenting here; is it about..."
City View: Chicago's Contemporary Design Will Blow You Away
Take a whirl through the Windy City's interiors and you might be surprised — they're not all in the conservative camp
Book Tour: Contemporary New York City Architecture
"Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture, lets you read up on the buildings... preference for contemporary buildings that differentiate themselves from older neighbors."Design... to be contemporary while relating to the old brick neighbors via the scale of the... house a contemporary twist that is not alienating," Hill writes. Here's a closer look... on the residential. The full guide also includes much-anticipated projects in the..."
Houzz Tour: Manhattan Brownstone Hides a Surprise
Behind an unassuming residential facade on an East Village street dotted with storefronts lies a feat of engineering
"unassuming residential facade on an East Village street dotted with storefronts lies a... retail to residential, he's veering away from these two tendencies, but by making the... floor to residential, shielding it by a baked porcelain screen in a darker brown than... Know: Contemporary New York Architecture..."
Regional Modern: Boston
"ton's contemporary home design reflects a respect for place, nature — and winter's... modern and contemporary residential architecture continues with Boston, Mass. One of the... com/works/residential/big-dig-house/ How much more regional can you get than by building... Another residential addition on Cape Cod (Wellfleet) by Hammer Architects illustrates..."
Houzz Tour: Stunning Curved Architecture Rises Among the Trees
You can see the love of nature and organic shapes at first glance. Look more closely at this Wisconsin home and you’ll also see amazing flow
Regional Modern: Northern California Architecture
A strong connection to the landscape helps define contemporary home design from the Monterey Bay to San Francisco and wine country
"define contemporary home design from the Monterey Bay to San Francisco and wine country... influential residential architecture since the middle of last century. But because the... south, its residential architecture varies as well. Northern California is basically... that all residential architecture should be designed to frame the best aspects of its..."
Houzz Tour: A Gable Roof Plays on a Toronto Street
"A contemporary reinterpretation of its smaller neighbors, this home stands out from... Within the residential fabric of primarily north-south streets, local firm nKArchitects... inserted a contemporary house on a double lot among predominantly single-lot bungalows... owners the contemporary look they wanted. How I would love to throw a party in that k... it is a contemporary reinterpretation of the smaller neighbors at a time when larger..."
Houzz Tour: Historic Israeli Penthouse by the Sea
A surprise discovery led to a stunning backdrop for contemporary furniture and modern, minimalist features in this Jaffa apartment
"backdrop for contemporary furniture and modern, minimalist features in this Jaffa apartment... this residential project a pleasurable challenge, one he embarked upon cautiously... for a contemporary space that reflects their modern lifestyle, Kedem and his team... minimalist, contemporary style of his clients.... sharp contemporary freshness of design still honours the earthiness of the original... meets AD contemporary design and architecture. Who couldn't be impressed. All the beautiful..."