Tag: Architecture

Zero House by Specht Harpman

Specht Harpman was founded in 1995 by Scott Specht and Louise Harpman. They began working together while classmates at the Yale School of Architecture. A small company with rigorous standards for modern design, the firm's award-winning work includes commercial, institutional...

11 Inspiring Leaders We Lost in 2012

As we big farewell to another year and usher in the next one, it's only fitting that we take a look back at some of the inspiring people who passed away this year. Their contributions and accomplishments stretch beyond their...

Spectacular Views: Tossa De Mar Villa in Spain

Here's some candy for your eyes. This glorious 16,000 square foot property is located among the Catalonian cliffs of Tossa De Mar on the coast of Spain. The Mediterranean Sea is always a look away and brings goosebumps from the spectacular views. The house features...

Sagaponac House by Tsao & McKown

This custom-designed home explores the universal human desires for both orderliness and spontaneity, while firmly rooting itself to the landscape and creating privacy by shaping the terrain. The house functions physically and psychically on multiple levels – as much an intimate...

Artis Capital Management in San Francisco, California

Rottet Studio aimed to create a relaxing work space tailored to the company’s unique culture of the 14-person trading team. The office was conceived as a “white box.” As the white planes peel away, the materials, textures and colors behind are...

Hotel Americano by Enrique Norten

Located on West 27th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, the Hotel Americano sits on what is one of New York's most active gallery streets by day and vibrant club scenes by night. The facade of the hotel directly reflects...

Taller Workshop Project by Taller de Arquitectura

The physically workshop project was born from the idea of finding alternatives to land use in the city. A flexible structure using prefabricated construction workspace complete embedded in the landscape, a disused farm. This adaptability gives possibility to the project in terms...

El Montero Restaurant in Saltillo Coahuila

El Montero, is a restaurant located in Saltillo Coahuila, a city very close to the Mexican northern border. Its kitchen represents the restaurant's surroundings as it is located on one of Mexico's deserts. El Montero's menu is inspired on regional...

Outpost Work Studio in Idaho

"Set in the remote and harsh high desert landscape of Idaho, Outpost is an artist live/work studio and sculpture garden for making and displaying art. An important aspect of the complex is the protected paradise garden, which is separated from...