Luxurious Homes | Contemporary Design Concepts

Luxurious homes are the order of the day for Paris firm Jouin Manku, which was commissioned along with architecture firm YTL Design Group to take on this large-scale integrated architectural and interior design project. This modern and luxurious home was the first of Jouin Manku’s architectural designs to be built, and talk about first impressions! ...

Acapulco Boasts One of The Worlds Finest Homes

The Arrango House. Acapulco, Mexico. Completed in 1973, John Lautner refined innovations in siting, material, and structure he had been perfecting in earlier projects. Its bold curves celebrate the sculptural qualities of concrete, which he liked to experiment with (he worked often with engineer T.Y. Lin, who pioneered prestressed concrete). Modernists have fused architecture and ...

Santorini | Cave Homes Have Modern Interiors and Ultra Cool Designs

The oldest and most simple form of residence in the Aegean Sea area is cave houses -- traditional buildings which are found inside the rocks with a domelike roof, a narrow facade, and narrow but long spaces inside. Santorini is known for its cave houses, and people from all over the world come to the ...

Contemporary Home with Cantilevered Design

Here is yet another example of pictures not doing a design justice. The view from this incredible set of cantilevered constructions must be breathtaking. Angles jut out from the core structure of the house and seem to hover in space. JCB architects took their inspiration for this twisting, turning, and thrusting form from a fallen ...

Luxury Apartment | San Francisco

San Francisco - the city by the Bay where the price of a dream is as lofty as the clouds.  The interior in this design is upstaged only by the view. Appropriated with beautiful wood and urbanesque ambition, this groovy pad is the epic entertaining spot. Whether one fancies hosting a hippie relic from the ...

Emu Bay House | Modernistic Wide Views

This modern bay house by architect Max Pritchett is located in Emu Bay, SA, Australia. The concept design is of a relaxed home holiday with wide views and sheltered outdoor areas. The house lays on an exposed site of sweeping views. The living area is sheltered with a dominant floating “lid” roof. It has two bedrooms ...