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Modern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?
"essence of modern and contemporary home design styles... between modern and contemporary architecture? Why the distinction? At their most literal... sense "contemporary" is not limited to a single stylistic thread. And "modern" recalls... question, "modern or contemporary?" I hope the answers will elucidate the similarities... literal, "contemporary" is the architecture being produced now, the architecture of the..."
Modern or Contemporary Architecture? The Interiors Edition
See how one expert distinguishes between two popular camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?
"between modern and contemporary architecture by looking at the exteriors of 10 homes... strain of modernism. Therefore contemporary is pluralistic but generally forward-looking... between modern and contemporary when the stylistic cues of exterior form aren't present... reveal contemporary traits while the overall project is modern, and vice versa. Any... my view modern architecture is rooted in the early- and mid-20th-century architecture..."
My Houzz: Art Deco–Contemporary Mix in Los Angeles
A designer couple puts a contemporary spin on their historic art deco apartment with choice furniture and a modern color palette
"puts a contemporary spin on their historic art deco apartment with choice furniture... pired furniture, playful accents and a modern color palette helped this couple turn... with a modern aesthetic, Shawn Smith and Leah Russell were challenged by their 1926... classic furniture helped them pay tribute to the building's history while still creating... a more modern look of their own. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Shawn Smith,..."
My Houzz: Modern Urban Sanctuary in Dallas
Abundant surrounding nature forms a backdrop for modern architecture and contemporary furniture in this Texas home
"backdrop for modern architecture and contemporary furniture in this Texas home... of this modern Dallas sanctuary for the first time. Designed by architect Stephen Chambers... Their modern aesthetic, clean design and visually stunning artwork have resulted... different Modern furniture. What a peaceful view. Must be nice during hot Dallas summers... has made modern not cold, but cool with the influence of nature. Hi Kara i like your..."
Modern Icons: The Anziano Chair
"Contemporary chair combines ancient form with mid-century modern style... This modern classic chair is based upon a chair originally designed by the Greeks... up with modern materials and techniques. The result is a stunning piece with classic... mid-century modern flair, and a futuristic feel that will endure for many years.... that a modern chair would work so well with different styles, both modern and traditional..."
Houzz Tour: Superclean Modern Suits a Canadian Bachelor
Colorful iconic furniture enhances a soothingly neutral palette in this midtown Toronto home for a businessman
"iconic furniture enhances a soothingly neutral palette in this midtown Toronto home... piece of furniture. That master bath is stunning! Very nice place, like most three things... materials & furniture alone. Great space. Can you tell me what kind of dining chairs these... great modern bachelor pad! I especially love the pops of yellow throughout the space... placed modern classics I've seen on houzz. Kudos, Shirley! Http://www.ModernistLighting..."
Houzz Tour: Earthiness Grounds a Contemporary Louisiana Home
Generous wood and thoughtful design on a 32-acre site, pond included, make for a warm-looking home that naturally fits its owners
"midcentury and contemporary architecture, dreamed of a contemporary and earthy home for her... that's contemporary yet still cognizant of the area's traditions. This tour documents... clean contemporary look and the simplicity of everything including the landscape... to move furniture and appliances around during photo shoots, but missed this day!... home the contemporary/modern nature of the design. It's interesting to hear Barzenick..."
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... ..... Modern Furniture How much does a house like his cost to build and approximate... into the furniture pieces custom made for him by Costello's furniture company, Lucero... 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..."
Houzz Tour: A Contemporary Beach House Dazzles
"design with contemporary dazzle. What would it look like if you took great tile, custom... custom furniture and one-of-a-kind finishes to the beach? Recently, Tampa-based interior... - and 'contemporary' isn't my thing.....just a stunning example of creativity and... love the modern, sleek lines but I want my coastal house more coastal with the outdoors... I love modern--but this house needs to scale way back--way too much going on--the..."
Wonderful Ways to Mesh Woven Furniture With Your Style
Weave some wicker or sea grass furniture into a modern or contemporary room to create a feeling of relaxed luxury
"grass furniture into a modern or contemporary room to create a feeling of relaxed... Woven furniture doesn't have to remind you of Grandma's house — classic woven materials... thoroughly modern way. Sea grass chairs around a farmhouse table, a sleek bar with rattan... formal furniture and inviting you to stay awhile.... etc, furniture - in other people's houses. But, I don't think I could live with... indoor furniture? For example, I love the look of the "kubu" dining chairs but have..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Country Netherlands Home
Charming country style and abundantly comfortable furniture make an open-layout home cozy and warm for a Dutch family of five
"comfortable furniture make an open-layout home cozy and warm for a Dutch family of five... design. Modern furniture with clean lines and simple silhouettes, combined with a few... for a modern, newly built home. “It was a very good solution for both of us,” says... lend a contemporary country aesthetic to the interior.Table: Keijzer & Co The... lot of furniture sourcing herself. "She combined our advice with her own ideas and..."
Sourcebook: Contemporary Coastal Style
We scanned the horizon for shops offering a fresh take on coastal style, to make choosing furniture and accessories easy-breezy for you
"choosing furniture and accessories easy-breezy for you... upgrade to a contemporary coastal look. Color plays an important part too — go bold with... piece of furniture that defines the look, but it will be enough to give your space... coastal modern and sharp, or coastal blue and pensive with these two pieces! For attached:... blue1 Modern Coastal sans Shoes. Black Walnut tops & White cottage cabinets, Accent..."
Guest Picks: Contemporary Garden Ideas
Take your garden design into the 21st century with eye-catching sculptures, sleek outdoor furniture and futuristic features
"incorporate contemporary styling and design into your garden, however small or large it... picks of contemporary garden ideas. — Rachel from Fresh Design Blog... stylish modern fire pit. This is a lovely contemporary coffee table for the garden... creating a contemporary look on a wall with climbing plants. It's modular, so you can... of this contemporary pergola, for so often they are just square. You could grow a climbing..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Farmhouse in Rural Vermont
Modern furnishings, bright and airy spaces and pared-down interiors make up a family's home in northern Vermont
"Modern furnishings, bright and airy spaces and pared-down interiors make up a family's... comments for modern and contemporary homes. If you don't like this style, folks, why look... sparse furniture and clean lines. Clutter muddles my mind! I am having a severe attack... dislike modern decor--who think that it's cold and empty--find it necessary to foist... soul, modern furniture that works hard for the room, Vermont-grown select maple flooring..."
5 Surprisingly Contemporary Country Homes
Honoring rural history but incorporating modern twists, these homes across the U.S. create their own version of harmony
"incorporating modern twists, these homes across the U.S. create their own version of harmony... into modern and contemporary architecture. Out on the farm, form always had to follow... elements, modern technology and design features for contemporary lifestyles results in... ntury modern movements, they returned to a stripped-down aesthetic that farmers had... charming and contemporary country home. The modern take on barn red continues inside the..."