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Chemosphere-Malin Residence / By John Lautner

October 16, 2011


Torreyson Dr, Los Angeles, CA, United StatesJohn LautnerPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of John Lautner The Chemosphere, built by American architect John Lautner in 1960, is an innovative Modernist octagon house in Los Angeles, California.Continue Reading>>

Tower House : By Andersson Wise Architects

June 22, 2011


Leander, Texas, United States Andersson Wise ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon poopong Photo © Courtesy of Art Gray Click above image to view slideshow There are a few small limestone cabins from the 1930’s located along Lake Travis, the longest of the Highland Lakes that terrace the hill country west of Austin, and they are used Continue Reading>>

Shishiodoshi House : By Avignon-Clouet Architects

April 23, 2011


Reze, France Avignon-Clouet ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Stéphane Chalmeau Design by Avignon-Clouet architects this project is home to a young couple and their three children. Located within the vacinity of Le Corbusier Rezé a radiant city near Nantes this vertical volume is nearly a cap on the head of a Bigoudennedevelops. At […]

Martello Tower Y : By Billing Jackson Design

March 10, 2011


Suffolk, England Billing Jackson DesignPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Billing Jackson Duncan Jackson, the founder-director of Billings Jackson Design, bought Martello Tower Y in Suffolk with the intention of creating his family home. Duncan appointed Piercy Conner Continue Reading>>

Lifeguard Tower Residence : By Lazar Design/Build

December 4, 2010


Hermosa Beach, California, United States  Lazar Design/BuildPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Laura Hull Photography Design/Builder Steve Lazar has grown up with the ocean his entire life.  As an avid surfer and a craftsman, he has always been inspired by iconic seaside architecture.  Piers, sailboats, custom yachts and destinations such as the Hawaiian islands continue […]

Main Beach House : By BDA Architects

November 25, 2010


Main Beach, Australia BDA ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Scott Burrows The site is set within the high-rise domain. The restricted site area and predominantly high-rise neighbours, allowed an opportunity to develop a unique tower house. The design intent was to accommodate an extended family while providing an indoor/outdoor relationship and capture the […]

250,000-Liter Home: 7-Story Water Tower-to-House Refab

September 14, 2010


Adaptive reuse often has to make the best of a bad situation, taking ill-shaped structures into workable residences … but in this case, the form of this 100-foot-tall Belgian water tower turned out to be the perfect basis for a brilliant seven-story house. Going … up? Moving vertically through the home involves shifting from entry […]