• Star House / Xavier Salas Arquitectos

    2 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Tamara Uribe
    Architects: Xavier Salas Arquitectos
    Location: Merida, Mexico
    Architect In Charge: Xavier Eduardo Salas Hernández
    Area: 320.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Tamara Uribe
    Collaborators: Arch. Saúl Andrés Salazar Ruiz, Arch. Luis Fernando Cano Cuevas, D.I. Vanessa Pérez González
    Other Participants: Cancelería/ Alumax, Mobiliario/Calle 20, Pisos/ Mosaicos la Peninsular
    © Tamara Uribe
    Text description provided by the architects. At the main entrance, a double height open foyer is surrounded with plants, and a big wooden fence that serves to protects the facade against the...
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  • Container House / McLeod Bovell Modern Houses

    Container House / McLeod Bovell Modern Houses

    2 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Ema Peter
    Architects: McLeod Bovell Modern Houses
    Location: West Vancouver, Canada
    Designers: Matthew Mcleod and Lisa Bovell
    Contractor: JBR Construction
    Area: 312.0 m2
    Project Year: 2017
    Photographs: Ema Peter
    © Ema Peter
    Text description provided by the architects. The Container House is a commission for a couple with three grown children who requested a compact and simplified living arrangement with an eye to retirement. They sought spaces that offered the ease of an apartment with the addition of inviting and sizeable covered outdoor areas. Moving from a family house that was...
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