As architects and builders, we’re typically working on about eight houses at any given time (including the overlapping design, permitting, and construction phases of a project).
One of the primary reasons that we maintain our Case Study House series is to experiment with design ideas on our own homes before we propose them on the projects we design for clients.
This installment of The Modern List takes our modernist adventures to the southern hemisphere. Last month, BUILD’s summer intern, Peter Gray, spent some time in Melbourne, Australia, and gave us the run down on some of the head-turning modernism permeating this cosmopolitan city at all scales.
Home design trends are like fashion— constantly in flux. What’s hot one minute is not so hot the next, leaving you with an outdated home.
There’s an important design concept that most architects study during their educations. It’s typically associated with old-school modernists like architect Louis Kahn and projects dating back to the 1950’s and 60’s.