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1767 modern structure Ideabooks
3 Wondrously Wood-Loving Modern Structures
"amazing structures! There really is something about seeing the natural grain of the... see real structural beams instead of the fake ones that are so popular as 'decorative'... and the structural complexity, which incorporates gray steel members. The hybrid wood-steel... wood-steel structure extends to the X-shaped columns, here seen next to wood cabinets... the wood structure and the ceiling, hints at some of what is happening inside. The wood..."
Houzz Tour: A Half-Demolished Structure Becomes a Fresh, Modern Home
This 1970s Sydney house became an industrial-meets-modern home at the hands of a husband-and-wife design team
"meets-modern home at the hands of a husband-and-wife design team... ished structure in the eastern suburb of South Coogee, they decided to remodel it... entirely modern and new. Wow.... I love every detail of this house. Truly stunning... Beautiful! Modern Australian architecture is a joy. Stunning! Congratulations! I don't... care for modern architecture and furniture, but this house is gorgeous. The only thing..."
It Takes a Village: 2 Homes Made of Multiple Structures
Separate buildings join in style and intention in these home bases, showing that sometimes more is just right
"monolithic structures. While both have their roots set deeply in their respective locales... decidedly modern approach to family living, with the best of both the traditional and... and the modern, the individual and the family.... These structures would be far more costly to build. Also, UNLESS you are on water... both like modern, and mediterranean but they like very clean lines. How do we build... all the structures are interconnected Does anyone by chance know what type of roof..."
Framing Design: Structural Expression in Steel
"Defines Modern Living Spaces, Inside and Out... These structural members themselves can create an aesthetic that is thoroughly modern... examples make structural steel visible — some on the outside, some on the inside — for a... exposed structural steel to define outdoor spaces. Moving inside, the same also prevails... house the structural steel that supports the roof and walls is expressed and accentuated... expressed structure is just two elements: a beam spans from the house to a column, resting..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Waterfront Home on Long Island
With a black-box exterior and a stagelike deck, this modern structure in New York takes its cues from the owner's career
"this modern structure in New York takes its cues from the owner's career... something modern yet wholly unique. Houzz at a Glance: Who lives here: An actor who... Shows that modern doesn't need to be cold. It feels like a friendly, if not "soft," place... wonderfully modern, but that big wall on the patio is so penetentiary. I think the house..."
Modern and Traditional Converge on Coveted Chicago Blocks
As newer structures replace old on a pair of desirable streets, architects are challenged with how best to bring in modern styles
"newer structures replace old on a pair of desirable streets, architects are challenged... is on modern and contemporary houses, but I will highlight a couple traditional designs... convinced that modern architecture is horrible. In my opinion, ALL the "modern" structures... final structure is neither historically charming nor honestly modern. Otherwise... barn-turned-modern home you profiled a while ago: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/4431..."
Houses Exposed: Show Your Structure for Great Design
"Structure is the warp and woof of architecture. But modern-day homes too often reduce... reduce structure to a means to an end, hiding it like a dirty secret under a thick... design the structure as an integral part of the design. Not skin the structure with something... exposed structure is finding and maintaining a reasonable and consistent sense of... exposed structural members become the "end" and not the "means", overwhelming everything..."
The Molecular Structure of Design
5 Structural Plants to Frame Your Garden Beautifully
Consider these trees and shrubs live building blocks, providing structure and definition in even a small garden
"providing structure and definition in even a small garden... bolder, structural plants are the first ones to bid on. Let's have a look at five telling... article, structured landscape has its own style its look more royal. Love the dwarf... awesome, modern, clean, etc?! I suggest to include Prunus x eminens 'Umbraculifera'... recommendable structural trees Thanks for the suggestion. I will definitely check out your..."
Posts: Not Just for Structural Integrity Anymore
"visit of a structural engineer and a decree that if we didn't support the spot that used... helpful structural features, though - posts are actually quite common in construction... little modern edge. Of course, not all posts are structural. I have to admit - this... interior structural system looks extremely sound - and has a rustic feel that's very... shift from structural necessity to architectural element. I love these thick porch posts..."
10 Small Structures That Whisper of Wonder
"small structure on our wooded lot. Yes-- what is it about those small spaces. Memories... wood-frame structure while it nestles itself in the woods. What a nice place to sleep... it more modern and with more amenities this time around. A garden shed is one of those... something more modern, open and cutting edge if you dare. An outbuilding can hide in plain... rooftop structure is at once private and connected to the world at large...."
5 Modern Pavilions and Pool Houses
With glass walls and a streamlined sensibility that direct focus toward the view, minimalism can be a natural fit for outdoor structures
"define modern architecture — large expanses of glass, minimal surface articulation... exposed structure (often steel), flat roofs — keep people from considering a residence... steel structure and flat roofs are the antithesis of traditional dwellings, what... qualities make modernism appropriate for small pavilions, be they pool houses or other similar... similar structures. The examples in this ideabook tend towards the former, but they..."
Modern Masters Inspire a Glass Garden House
Distilled down to structural steel and glass, this greenhouse and tearoom in Massachusetts is tops in elegance
"down to structural steel and glass, this greenhouse and tearoom in Massachusetts is... create a modern but unobtrusive space for entertaining, gardening and gathering. They... design a structure that would suit the aesthetic they were after — something fresh and... and modern. His first step? Looking back 60 years or so for inspiration. Project... them in a structure as elegant as they are. Very pretty. Serene, and a gorgeous meditation..."
Must-Know Modern Homes: The Glass House
Little privacy, lots of inventiveness. Philip Johnson's 1949 see-through structure offers a clear view of his eclecticism
"see-through structure offers a clear view of his eclecticism... reminded of a modern day Versailles. Looks like the perfect house for Tilda Swinton (still... little structure in front of those impressive trees is breathtaking. I always loved... century modern houses. Years ago, when I worked for Philip Johnson, the yearly office... was not modern and that Fransworth was. In an article for Residential Architect (April..."
Houzz Tour: Modernism Emerges in a Dublin Victorian
An urban Irish home trades a dilapidated structure for an open layout, skylights and indoor-outdoor flow