This Private Gym Is Surrounded By A Forest. Olga Vetosheva and Eduard Zakharov of HOROMYSTUDIO have designed this modern gym located within the forest near Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
Surrounded by mature trees, the gym (or sport pavilion), has an outdoor area with a pool and sun deck. The stairs that separate the pool from the gym have built-in decorative planter boxes and hidden lighting means the space can be used at night. Another feature that’s been included in the covered outdoor area is a decorative screen that has an artistic leaf pattern that lights up. Inside the gym there are three floors, the main floor (seen below) is home to cardio-vascular equipment, the basement is full of boxing equipment and locker rooms, and the upper floor is a light-filled a yoga studio.
Here’s a look at the boxing gym where custom-designed backlit mirrors are shaped like figures of famous boxers and colorful lighting helps to keep the space vibrant. A Contemporary Renovation For A 1920s Home In Phoenix, Arizona. Photography by Jason Roehner This home, originally built as a duplex back in 1927, has been transformed into a bright and airy contemporary family home.
Design firm Knob Modern Design partnered with investor Dana Martin, to bring this Phoenix, Arizona home back to life. This San Francisco Home Is An Urban Oasis For A Family Of Four. Photography by Bruce Damonte “Give us an urban oasis, something minimal and modern but warm with a seamless flow from inside to out”, that was the mandate from the clients, a family of four, to the architect, for this San Francisco home remodel.
The existing house did not have a usable top floor, so YAMAMAR Design Architects added a third story, freeing up the main floor for open plan living, dining and entertaining. There’s also an in-law unit tucked away above the garage. YAMAMAR Design Architects worked together with landscape design firm Terremoto, to design the backyard. This home has made a place for itself next to a river in Patagonia. Photography by Alejandro Peral Remy Architects have designed this home in Patagonia, Argentina, that’s surrounded by forests and incredible views of the Limay River.
The home, which has a large landscaped backyard, provides plenty of space for entertaining. Here’s a view of the pool. Stepping stones and wooden stairs connect the garden to the pool deck. A contemporary renovation for a 16th century barn in Sheffield, England. Photography by Andy Haslam.
This Victorian-era home has been transformed for contemporary living. An Old Building In Tuscany Gets A Contemporary Interior. Roy David Studio have completed the transformation of an old stone stable, in Marche di Fermo, Italy, into a holiday home with a contemporary white interior.
The project description Motelparo villa is located in the romantic landscape of great Tuscany. The preserved villa functions as the ideal private vacation resort. The architect Ilana David, partner at Roy David Studio, was motivated to transform the old stable into the desired vacation house by preserving its original structural style. The villa is located in amazing wheat and sunflower fields. Before & After – The Transformation Of A Split-Level House By Ami McKay. Interior designer Ami McKay has transformed a dated 1980’s split level home in Vancouver, Canada, into a bright and open contemporary home.
Working with her clients, Ami was able to help them discover their preferred design aesthetic of “colorful modern,” and find a home that they could make their own. A “Simple Modern” Home For A Family In Kansas City. Studio Build have designed the 1653 Residence, a home for a family in the Upper Westside of Kansas City, Missouri.
The designer’s description Roughly 2,600 square feet, this simple modern home has 3 bedrooms & 2.5 baths with a compact but open floor plan. The bedrooms are located on the second floor which allows the kitchen, living & dining rooms to flow seamlessly into each other with minimal walls. As the leaves fall from the trees, the downtown Kansas City skyline reveals itself from the third floor living space windows. The home is filled with custom built-in casework that Studio Build was able to design and fabricate at our studio located in Kansas City’s Crossroad’s District. Photography by Bob Greenspan Photography. The House An Architect Designed For His Sister. RILEY Architects designed their first west coast project, the Keystone Ave Residence in Culver City, California.
The architect’s description After establishing RILEY in New York City, Noah moved to Los Angeles to build a house he had designed for his sister and brother-in-law. MAA Architects Design A Houseboat In London’s River Thames. This houseboat, designed by MAA Architects, and currently moored in England’s River Thames, next to Taggs Island, is for sale.
The contemporary houseboat is almost completed, but has purposely been left unfinished, so the new owners can complete it to their own taste. The houseboat’s description This impressive floating home, which has over 3,000 sq ft of internal accommodation, was designed by MAA Architects and can be found on the sought-after Taggs Island, close to Hampton Court Palace.
The houseboat comes with a rare freehold mooring (125 ft river frontage) and beautiful landscaped gardens of approximately half an acre as well as a garage and summerhouse. Accommodation is arranged over two floors. To the right of the hall is a kitchen / dining space (with glazed doors that lead out onto a deck), a utility room and a WC/shower room.
Beach house. Flat/Loft. Pierres apparentes. Renovations/Extensions. Summer Houses. This Apartment’s Owner Asked Designers To Create A “Cozy Open Space” 2B.group designed this apartment in Odessa, Ukraine, to be a cozy, yet open space for their client. The designer’s description Design project of the apartment has been developed at the end of 2011.
After that we have been working on its realization avoiding bringing any changes into its original planning and design. The owner of the apartment requested to create cozy open space for herself and for hosting guests. The architects planned the apartment using minimum doors or walls and at the same time suggesting effective solutions for all apartment zones, which in this object included living room, kitchen, bedroom, master and guest bathrooms. This apartment does not have any halls. The authors of the project tried to keep the most of air of the open space. Architects: 2B.group | Slava Balbek, Olga Bogdanova, Nadya Chabanny Photographs: Andrey Bezuglov, Slava Balbek. Pipkorn & Kilpatrick Design The Interior Of A Houseboat On Lake Eildon.
. Australian design firm Pipkorn & Kilpatrick have completed the contemporary interiors of a houseboat.. The designer’s description The stunning natural backdrop of Lake Eildon and its surrounds was our inspiration for this unique project. Natural, textured and sustainable materials were balanced with the reflective properties of the water to create calm and light-filled areas. All spaces were made to feel generous and flow-through achieved through clever space planning and through convincing the builder to raise ceiling heights beyond the usual and to eliminate claustrobia-inducing bulkheads by burying services between the ceiling joists.
Sands Point House by Ole Sondresen. Architect Ole Sondresen has designed the contemporary renovation and addition to a 19th century farmhouse on Long Island in New York. The architect’s description Located near the shore of Long Island’s Gold Coast, this light-filled home combines a renovated 19th century farmhouse with a new wood and glass addition cantilevered above an existing stone wall. A new terraced garden wraps around the extension connecting the lower and upper yards. Some key features include: – Custom board-formed concrete fireplace separates the living and dining areas – Doug fir glu-lam beams supported by solid doug fir posts support the roof of the new addition – The screened-in porch in the rear of the property over looks the pool and terraced landscape Architect: Ole Sondresen Photography by Edward Caruso. Three Townhomes Replace One House In This Seattle Neighborhood.
Malboeuf Bowie Architecture designed three townhomes in Seattle, Washington, that fit on a lot that once had just a single family home. The architect’s description In a time of rising land prices and energy costs, these three townhomes fit on what was an underutilized single family home lot in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle. Each of the houses in the overall project is unified and distinct, each structure is composed as a unit, and each home is clearly distinguished. In this way it simultaneously offers levels of community, diversity, and individuality. The interiors are stacked by use. House Of Four Houses By PROD. Three Trees House by DADA & Partners. A Contemporary Extension To A 1930s House In North London. Jones Associates Architects have completed an extension to a 1930s house in North London, that adds light and extra living space for their clients, a family of 6. Before & After – A “Gentle” Contemporary Update Of A 1914 Craftsman Home.
SHED Architecture & Design were asked by their clients to design a gentle contemporary update for their 1914 Craftsman home in Seattle, with interiors inspired by minimalist Japanese design. This Small Apartment In New York Has A Moving TV Wall. Yorkville Apartment Interior by Cecconi Simone. Cecconi Simone designed the interior of this penthouse apartment in Toronto, Canada. Description from Cecconi Simone.