There is a neighbourhood in Dob??š, in the Czech Republic, where the houses reflect their owners' personality, forming an architectural puzzle which is as various as it is unusual. This is where Mimosa Architects built Family House.
In Catuçaba, up in the high valleys between San Paolo and Rio de Janeiro, stands a house designed by Marcio Kogan’s studio mk27 which fits perfectly with its environment. Leaving behind one of his favourite materials – concrete – Marcio Kogan has designed a house using FSC certified wood.
Spaceworkers has built Casa Cabo de Vila in Paredes, Portugal. The project has a sense of constant tension, with the architects choosing an open-plan layout which emphasizes the contrast between the interior and the exterior.
At the foot of the historic Euganei Hills the historic villa, Cà Battaja-Belloni, has been renovated by Studio Lovato Engineering, using a Nordwall wall system that respects the original structure and ensures high levels of comfort.
House around the Tree is truly the right name for this home. The location was chosen by the clients for its large trees, which became the fundamental elements of the design by Perkins + Will Architecture.