Tri-Level Industrial Auckland Retreat

Posted 7 months ago by

New Zealand has plenty of architectural treats throughout the small country, but that certainly doesn’t change the fact that we love an industrial gem that really feels like home. A three level structure by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects on the water’s edge that slopes down to a visible two at the street side, this home is…

Jagged Brewer House Design at Lake Wanaka

Posted 7 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…

Peaked Roof Garage Loft Studio Apartment

Posted 8 months ago by

New Zealand based designer Karin Montgomery Spath has had a long lived career in more than one interior path. From textiles to linens and now home renovations and design– Spath’s resume is a well rounded one and this space doesn’t disappoint. For this couple who originally commissioned Karin to renovate their beautiful 70s home got more…

Classic Modern Home in New Zealand

Posted 9 months ago by

Dorrington Architects & Associates created a beautifully crafted home in Auckland, New Zealand that’s got our heads turning. A more contemporary style of architecture melds with a comfortable interior that has a masculine yet family vibe. Titled ‘Godden Cres’ this home is a space that’s created from multiple blocks that include interior spaces of all types….

Modern New Zealand Waikopua House

Posted 10 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…

Bioluminescent Waitomo Glowworm Cave

Posted 1 year ago by

Spaces that glow are always a showstopper. Though this space is out in nature, you can certainly try to replicate it in your home. The Waitomo (or Glowworm) Caves of New Zealand are a huge tourist attraction and natural wonder that’s too gorgeous to pass up. Now, whether you’re looking to add some twinkling lights, a…

Contemporary New Zealand Seaview House

Posted 2 years ago by

Based in Wellington, New Zealand, this waterfront home is a gorgeous contemporary work that’s got a whole lot of angular juxtapositions and varied materials. Designed by Parsonson Architects, the residence is for an active family with a vast age range. An indoor pool, multiple shared living areas and a gorgeous kitchen all fit the needs of…

Raw Shoal Bay Beach Home in New Zealand

Posted 2 years ago by

Parsonson Architects designed this amazing rural contemporary style home that’s got a bit of a raw edge to it. Nestled in the East Coast portion of New Zealand, this spacious home sits just along the shore for unprecedented views of the Tazman Sea. The quaint little “suburb” of Shoal Bay is where this home is a…

New Zealand’s Cardboard Cathedral Holds 700 People

Posted 2 years ago by

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has been commissioned for the re-construction of what was the old Christ Church Cathedral after an earthquake shook down the historical structure. Now that all new construction has been approved and two years later the completed space is a beautiful work of art in the city of Christchurch. Cardboard tubes are utilized…

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…