At the beginning of June, SAOTA's LIGHT SPACE LIFE exhibition opened at the Miami Center for Architecture & Design in Florida. The South African Architecture studio partnered with Porcelanosa, Delta Light, and Panoramah!  to showcase projects from around the world. The exhibition will run until June 30 and is open to the public from Monday to Frida...
Written by
SAOTA
Photography
SAOTA
Medindie House is a two-storey contemporary addition to a grand old sandstone villa. Our client sought a contemporary lifestyle and a strong connection to the spacious north facing rear yard, whilst also accommodating extended family.
Project name
Medindie House
Architecture firm
Architects Ink
Location
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Photography
Sam Noonan Photography
The Angel House is located on the hot, dry plains of the California-Nevada border. This house is designed with the weather in mind. In this house, the central courtyard has been used to create two winter and summer fronts in the north and south of the map.
Project name
Angel House
Architecture firm
Sajad Motamedi
Location
California-Nevada, USA
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, Corona Renderer, Adobe Photoshop
PS House is located in a low-density urban parish on the outskirts of Braga, a city of Portugal. The land has an approximately rectangular shape, and is located in an area of accentuated slope, with unevenness and sinuous morphology. It is oriented in the North/Northwest direction and facing a small valley area, located next to a small urban agglom...
Project name
PS House
Architecture firm
Inception Architects Studio
Location
Esporões, Braga, Portugal
Photography
Ivo Tavares Studio
Wall decorations aren’t new; they have been around for centuries. However, wall art stickers are an evolved version of wall decorations that can be used for both home decor and commercial purposes. This modern method of stick and peel has wall art quite a crowd—pleaser. So, the next time you see a lonely—looking wall in your home, you know exactly...
Written by
B Naomi Grace
Photography
Decogaleria
Located in La Punta Zicatela, at the southernmost point of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Casa TO is a boutique hotel that crystalizes a genuine experience of contemplative hospitality with a vision of environmental consciousness and social responsibility.
Photographer
Levi Wells
Project name
Casa TO
Architecture firm
Ludwig Godefroy
Move east more than 500 km from the southeast coast of Africa you will reach Madagascar, a rich country in natural resources. Graphite, chromite, bauxite, coal, and most importantly, renewable energy resources from water are just some of the natural resources of the fourth largest island in the world.
Project name
Baobab Waterfall
Architecture firm
Ahmad Eghtesad, Mohammad Aghaei
Location
Madagascar
Tools used
ArchiCAD, Autodesk 3ds Max, Rhinoceros 3D, Grasshopper, V-ray, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
Taking cues from the adjacent 1880’s Villas – form, scale, set-backs, roof profiles – a simple, contemporary palette of complimentary materials and finishes was introduced. House and garden were orchestrated to reflect the owner’s generosity of spirit, modern taste, dynamic family lifestyle and desire to engage with their suburban community.
Project name
Parkside Residence
Architecture firm
Ashley Halliday Architects
Location
Australia
Photography
Anthony Basheer
Designed by the architect Ángel Márquez Núñez, founder of the emerging firm Proyecto Vertical, the Akko-Tlani house is in the magical town of Tlayacapan located in the State of Morelos, 85 kilometers away from Mexico City and 45 minutes from the city of Cuernavaca.
Project name
Akko-Tlani House
Architecture firm
Proyecto Vertical
Location
Tlayacapan, Morelos, Mexico
Tools used
Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk 3ds Max, Adobe Photoshop, Corona Renderer, Affinity

Video

Zoncuantla Apartments in Coatepec, Mexico by Rafael Pardo Arquitectos