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Cacti Were Used To Create Privacy For This Home In Los Angeles

May 15, 2022 Erin 0

Architects Annie Barrett of aalso architects and Hye-Young Chung of HYCArch have completely transformed an existing Spanish-style house in Los Angeles for a couple anticipating semi-retirement. Working together with Landscape Architect David Hocker of Hocker Design, the front garden has been created with a dense screen of San Pedro cacti, replacing the need for a […]

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A Seating Nook Under The Stairs Offers A Quiet Place To Read In This Home

August 25, 2021 Erin 0

Los Angeles designer and architect Rob Diaz has completed his latest project, the contemporary renovation of a home in Sherman Oaks, California, and included in the updated interior, is a built-in seating nook. The wood-lined seating nook is located under the stairs and adjacent to the living room. The seating nook includes a large white […]

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Piet Oudolf creates “ever-changing” garden for Vitra’s architecture park

July 4, 2021 Alyn Griffiths 0
Piet Oudolf garden at Vitra Campus

Winding paths lead visitors through this landscaped garden at the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein, Germany, which Piet Oudolf designed to complement the site’s iconic architecture. The Oudolf Garten covers an area of approximately 4,000 square metres at the furniture company’s production site, which features buildings designed by some of the world’s leading architects.

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A Landscape Of Curvaceous Shapes Was Designed For This Park

June 9, 2021 Erin 0

ASPECT Studios has designed the landscaping for The Urban Gallery at Hyperlane in Chengdu, China, which transformed a derelict space used for parking into a community park. The park consists of three key spaces, an urban promenade, a water carpet, and a performance gallery. Terraced seating with curved edges provides a place to relax underneath […]

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The Green Roof On This Home Has Tall Grasses Surrounding A Seating Area

May 25, 2021 Erin 0

Photography by Dario Mereles and Daniel Ojeda Architecture firm Bauen has completed a modern home in San Bernardino, Paraguay, that has a black exterior and is designed to maximize the views. Photography by Dario Mereles One way the house takes advantage of the view, is by having an accessible green roof filled with grasses. Photography […]

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A Terraced Yard Makes The Most Of The Sloped Property At This Home

April 28, 2021 Erin 0

Photography by David Sievers Mountford Williamson Architecture has designed a new home in Australia, that includes views across the neighboring vineyard and beyond. The ‘L’ shaped floorplan of the home creates protected outdoor space and works with the topography of the site. Photography by David Sievers Making use of the sloped site, the yard has […]

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A Delightful Terraced Garden Sits In Front Of This Outdoor Dining Room

April 22, 2021 Erin 0

Andrew Mann Architecture has completed the remodel of a home in Sonoma, California, that includes a newly designed garden with tiered planters and a covered outdoor entertaining space. The garden pavilion, which was designed by Andrew Mann Architecture, also included the hardscape and layout of the fences, as well as the surrounding planter beds. The […]

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Circles Are A Design Theme Found Throughout This House Addition

April 9, 2021 Erin 0

CplusC Architectural Workshop has designed a modern home in Sydney, Australia, that’s full of circular design elements. Inspired by Studio Ghibli’s animated fantasy My Neighbor Totoro, the concept of the ‘Totoro House’ is heavily inspired by the strong family bond of the clients, the connection between its occupants, and the relationship to the landscape. The […]