Seventeenth Century Canal House Gets Modern Day Makeover

Modern Canal House Amsterdam

Amsterdam design firm RUIM was tasked with transforming a massive and quite grand canal house from the 17th century into a completely modern residence. Not only was the remodel successful in giving the home updated style, but designers were able to retain much of the character from the home’s past. Sigrid van Kleef ... Read More

Suburban Cottage Meets Rustic Cabin in Australia

Fenwick Street House Australia

Wood paneling is often the first sign that a home is dated and in need of a modern touch. However, that’s not the case with the Fenwick Street House by Julie Firkin Architects. Largely composed of panels of wood, the home is elegant, minimal, and has a uniquely retro look. Application of the wooden panels gives the ... Read More

A Modern Take on the Classic Mediterranean Villa

Modern Mediterranean Villa

A family with children wanted a modern home with open spaces and beautiful Mediterranean gardens. PazGersh Architects were happy to oblige, building a stunning, modern villa in Tel Aviv that’s light and bright with an open layout. The home features a range of materials that lend interesting colors and textures, ... Read More