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Neoclassical Design Gets Modern Twists
Luxurious yet restrained, opulent yet relaxed, this elegant style is experiencing a Renaissance in contemporary homes
"case of modern furniture put in the context of a room that has the bones of a neoclassical... is a modern twist on Parisian sensibilities. This is a slightly unlikely combination:... old-meets-new design that, when paired with the bust, framed print and oversize pillar candle... dining room. The heavy drapery complete with fringe in a golden raw silk fabric casually... dressing room. The elegant color palette is topped off by the simple bay windows and..."
Design Icons: Rudolph M. Schindler, Evolving Architect-Artist
Breaking ground with collective dwellings and indoor-outdoor living, Schindler had a distinctive style that influenced architects to come
"of the rooms in his houses to outdoor spaces. But he also contributed a number of... Apts! Modern apartment buildings lack as much thought out design and are painfully... amazing how 'modern' these homes still look? They could pass for recently completed projects... is all modern. I think it's great to keep it together so that everyone is happy with... of the rooms to outdoor spaces. This view of Schindler's study (his wife had a study..."
Houzz Tours: Truro Mid-Century Modern Rejuvenation
"mid-century modern designs. This house was originally built in 1953, has an architectural... dining room or living room. How did you approach the plan of the house - can you... wing was designed to provide a new master bedroom, master bath, sitting room and office... you were designing this house? Our practice is about designing buildings that are... century modern treasure as well as to design an addition that relates and compliments..."
The Dog Days of Interior Design?
"that some rooms resemble the pooch in residence. Coincidence or not? You decide... a 2009 study researchers found that members of the public could predict which breed... about! My designer just advised me to paint my powder room woodwork black (to go with... called Zoom-Room (www.Zoom-Room.com) - when he's done with his snooze Mom or Dad can put... out our designs, right? ... I placed a horse on the coffee table and a pony sits on..."
11 Home Designs Driven by Carports
More a showcase for cars than a garage, the carport keeps parking out in the open. These spaces do it in high modern style
"and home design have been how to create a transition from car to house, and how to... a less modern type, I prefer softened carport shapes - barrel ceilings, curtains,... carport designs vs garages are definitely favored among innovative architects like... ocean-liner design is here transposed to a static object anchored in place.The ground-level... pilotis was designed to be just enough to accommodate a car (probably a Peugeot). In fact..."
Modern Icons: Eames Molded Plywood Chairs
"every room possible - kitchens, dining rooms, living rooms, libraries, studies, bedrooms... The design Time called "the best design of the 20th century" has certainly endured... mid-century modern furnishings. It was designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1946 for Herman... Mid-Century Modern Design fans, what was good for splints was also good for seats. There... called the design 'something elegant, light and comfortable. Much copied but never bettered..."
Milo Baughman: The Cary Grant of Furniture Design
Sensuous and sophisticated, the midcentury designer’s chairs, sofas, credenzas and more are classics in high demand
"midcentury designer’s chairs, sofas, credenzas and more are classics in high demand... American designer whose affordable creations dominated the department store market from... Baughman’s designs are still being produced by North Carolina furniture company Thayer... with the designer. Baughman’s sensuous and streamlined creations are now considered... than in design as such. I used to go to Astaire and Rogers films twice — once to admire..."
Modern Icons: The Random Light
"when not designing. When it comes to designing one should just design without being... "During my study at the Design Academy Eindhoven I really enjoyed being taught how to... concerning design theories. I still believe the best designs come from the heart and not... becoming a modern icon. In trying to find out more about how it was created (I had heard... of the room." One can see how this attitude led to the creation of the Random Light..."
Design Workshop: The Beauty of Humble Materials
"residential design doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice interest or refinement. Many architects... store's design was pretty cool. The unpainted drywall looked absolutely ridiculous-... innovative designs but it has to be practical @silmer - indeed it will yellow with time... "barn" with modern shapes and are planning on plywood wall finishes but I struggle with... orange wood room. Anyone have experience with painting or washing the wood with paint..."
Houzz Tour: Nature Dictates a Dynamic Australian Design
Earthy materials and a respect for trees are just the start of how this modern home embraces the beauty of the outdoors
"how this modern home embraces the beauty of the outdoors... dynamic design that follows the site's natural shape. The result is a home that assimilates... architectural design blog. I really like the modern architecture and use of materials, neutral... is very designerly and sophisticated, to a level of precision that does hurt the home... interior designer. I just love rammed earth walls - they can lend a warmth that very..."
Design Workshop: The Many Highlights of Translucency
Evoke mystery, create interest, preserve privacy and more with translucent architectural elements inside and out
"great modern architect Steven Holl noted, “Light is to architecture what sound is... into the design of your remodel can yield beautiful results. For those who may have... newly designed space. Right now we are remodeling the lower level in a home transforming... dressing room, jacuzzi, fully integrated audio and visual entertainment system, wet-bar... living room and the kitchen, which is one of its big selling points as the kitchen..."
Design Workshop: The Case for Big Overhead Doors
Garage-style doors are cost-effective solutions for opening rooms to dream views and fresh air — and they’re more stylish than ever
"opening rooms to dream views and fresh air — and they’re more stylish than ever... complete modern marvel, a glass wall that descends into the basement, designed by Otis... these rooms with bare walls and open spaces makes it feel like there is so much air... living room right now that opens onto a screened in porch (to keep the bugs out).... in the room if it gets too cold. oh, and we put a weather lip in just in case...."
Room of the Day: Modern Cottage Style for a Sunny Breakfast Nook
"affinity for modernism. But before she hired interior designer Meghan Shadrick, she had... area. The designer helped her brighten up her entire Medford, Massachusetts, house —... century modern furnishings are similar to the furniture I had and loved. One question... really room for a table and chairs, access to the back door was impeded, and people... developed modern cottage.” The style skillfully blends old and new with colorful elements..."
A Mid-Century Style Home Provides Comfortable Minimalism
"Case Study: This Lake Tahoe Escape is a Work of Art On Its Own... beams. Designed by John Maniscalco Architecture of San Francisco and built in 2009... living room has excellent sight lines to the exterior except for the intentional... by the modern Danish lamp. Hunker down in style with a quartet of custom bunked beds... pure in design, features a luxurious soaking tub and receives assistance from Mother..."
When Architects Design Homes for Themselves
See the amazing results when 7 modern architects take on their own idiosyncrasies in very personal designs
"when 7 modern architects take on their own idiosyncrasies in very personal designs... Must-Know Modern Homes, I realized that in a third of them the architect also served... process of design? Let's look at seven architects and their houses to consider these questions... a home designed by Charles Stinson has completely inspired my space design and attention... rally designed homes are an artistic gift to any designer's landscape. I jokingly..."