The Maleo Residence in Indonesia is a Luxurious Wellness Retreat

1 2 3 4 Located in the Indonesian state of West Praya, the Maleo Residence is designed to blend into its hillside setting and offer a luxurious retreat for its owners. Designed by Mitchel Squires & Associates, the geometric house offers views across the nearby ocean on one side, as well as a 180-degree view of the surrounding […]

Macallan Introduces Astounding $255 Million USD Distillery

1 2 3 4 After dominating headlines with news regarding a record-breaking auction sale, Macallan has unveiled an incredible new distillery. Valued at $255 million USD, the building is situated on the Macallan Estate’s Easter Elchies space in Scotland — the same spot where the whiskey has been created for over two centuries. London architects Rogers Stick Harbour […]

Bedaux de Brouwer Architects Bring Brutalism to This Netherlands Home

1 2 3 4 The latest home to catch our eye is this Bedaux de Brouwer-designed space called Zeist House. Named after its location in the Netherlands, the home contrasts perfectly with its nature-filled environment. The Brutalist-inspired home is located at the end of a village and uses a raised patio to separate itself from its tree-laden […]

Bloco Arquitectos Transforms Iconic Brutalist House in Brazil

1 2 3 4 Brazilian architecture firm Bloco Arquitectos was tasked with renovating the MR53 house in Brasilia, which was originally designed by Milton Ramos — a frequent Oscar Niemeyer collaborator. Since it was originally designed in 1972, the brutalist house changed drastically, with its pool covered and its exposed concrete walls hidden. For Bloco Arquitectos, one of the key challenges was restoring […]

Houston’s Glassell School of Art Is a Creative Haven of Higher Learning

1 2 3 4 Houston’s Glassell School of Art – designed by Steven Holl Architects – is a cutting-edge institution offering studio-art courses, art-history instruction and various creative workshops for its well-rounded student community. The BBVA Compass Roof Garden and Brown Foundation Inc. Plaza help frame the unique L-shaped structure, which does well to serve the school’s eclectic mix […]

You Can Stay in the Secluded “Inhabit” Treehouse

1 2 3 4 Designed by architect Anthony Gibbon, the “Inhabit” treehouse in Woodstock, New York seamlessly blends into the surrounding forest. This effect is achieved through the use of materials — with a primarily wood construction from local trees — and a design that resembles a tree with only three points touching the ground. Another stand-out […]