This gorgeous home in the Hollywood Hills was designed by LA based XTEN
Architecture. This spacious property is aptly named 'Open House' based
on the ventilation system where every level of the house is open to
capture the prevailing breezes, which passively ventilate and cool the
One of the challenging factors in the creation of this piece was the hill's sharp slope of which the residence embeds.
Each elevation of the house opens up into nature, erasing the boundaries
between indoors and outdoors while connecting the spaces to gardens and
terraces on three levels.
The structure and detailing of the house is more complex than it
appears. Extensive grading and terraced retaining walls were developed
to extend the first floor living level into the hillside and to create a
garden terraces on each level.
House C3 in Sydney, Australia was designed by Campbell Architecture, and they experimented using traditional form and contemporary accents while maintaining the unassuming exterior for the home. Check it out below: Read more
Airbnb Singapore created an installation that would become a room anywhere in Tokyo, Paris, Bali and Penang using 360-degree projector mapping technology. It repaints the walls and fixtures of the room and changes the outside scenery and redecorates the bedspread and the sofa. Check out the video below: Read more