• Salt and Pepper House / Kube Architecture

    5 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Greg Powers
    Architects: Kube Architecture
    Location: Washington D. C., United States
    Lead Architects: Richard Loosle Ortega, Janet Bloomberg
    Area: 2500.0 ft2
    Project Year: 2015
    Photographs: Greg Powers
    © Greg Powers
    Text description provided by the architects. The Owners, a couple in their mid-70's, purchased this home to start their lives together. They got engaged after they bought the house, and got married in the house while it was under construction. They love to cook and collect art, so the palette of white walls and black steel is both a metaphor for salt and pepper, as well as a...
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  • Flo & Jet / SHoP Architects

    Flo & Jet / SHoP Architects

    5 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Robin Hill
    Architects: SHoP Architects
    Location: Miami, Florida, United States
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Robin Hill , SHoP Architects
    © Robin Hill
    Text description provided by the architects. The environment that SHoP Architects has conceived at the gateway to this year's Design Miami exhibition seeks to make visible two qualities-one evident, one latent-in the understanding of the city today. It exists at the intersection of Miami 's celebrated spirit of play, represented by a relocated landscape that mimics the beach, but also the city's emergent function -demonstrated by the art...
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