Jagged Brewer House Design at Lake Wanaka

Posted 8 months ago by

Located on the shores of New Zealand’s Lake Wanaka, Sarah Scott Architects created a home that’s a narrow, yet playful shape along a hillside. With the home sloping into the landscape, the architectural approach made for this home is outstanding both visually as well as functionally for the family. The rocky landscape that’s immediate to the…

Modern New Zealand Waikopua House

Posted 11 months ago by

New Zealand’s Daniel Marshall Architects created this gorgeous home that is the epitome of beachfront views. Highlighting picturesque views of the Waikopua Bay on the Waiheke Island just under 12 miles from Auckland, NZ. The residence is a beautiful combination of modern design and traditional comforts while remaining connected to nature. Keeping the family and nature…

Dark Timber Storm Cottage by Feanor Hay

Posted 2 years ago by

Though it doesn’t look like much to keep safe and warm during a storm, Feanor Hay’s “Storm Cottage” is the perfect place to take shelter in during one of New Zealand’s rainy days. Though it’s simply a dark timber box on the exterior, there’s more than meets the eye on so many levels. The rectangular space…

Architecture Across The Globe: Hawkesbury Residence

Posted 2 years ago by

It’s always a beautiful thing when art, architecture and the likes transcend their nearby regions and make it across the globe. This New Zealand home was designed by Los Angeles Architect, Marmol Radziner and the end result is a stunning blend of California Chic brought to the natural rawness of NZ. Each interior space takes advantage…

Patterson Associates Local Rock House on Waiheke Island

Posted 2 years ago by

A local island just off of the coast of New Zealand might be imagined as running rampant with indigenous plant life, yurts, wild life and not a whole lot to it. Patterson Associates Architects changes that vision of the Waiheke Island with their “Local Rock House.” The residence utilizes local rocks (hence the name) to belong…

New Zealand Waterfall Bay Home

Posted 2 years ago by

Pete Bossley Architects created a natural home at the sacred location of Waterfall Bay in New Zealand. This intimate tidal bay provides a gorgeous setting for a timber based home, guest house and boat shed that this family resides in. One of the goals around this house was to maintain the existing natural elements such as…

Modern Mai Mai Residence with Projection Screen Facade in New Zealand

Posted 2 years ago by

Nominated as one of the 16 best private homes built between the years of 2007 to 2008, the incredible Mai Mai House is modern architecture at its finest. The home itself was designed by the Aukland based architecture firm at Patterson Associates and resides within Auckland, New Zealand. The architect describes the naming of the home…