The Stephenson House, located in the Chevy Chase neighborhood of Washington DC, is a remodel of a unique modernist house built in 1962.
Mid-Century Home features mid-century and modern homes designed by some of the most influential modernist architects of the 20th century: Frank Lloyd Wright, Richard Neutra, Donald Wexler, Craig Ellwood and John Lautner are only few of them.
We want to show how contemporary architects build modern homes following the same principles of their famous predecessors. That is why, in this section, you will find a curation of contemporary homes built today but following modernist principles.
We only feature homes from contemporary architects who we believe respect the modernist principles of building and prove how Modernism is very much alive.
This midcentury tropical villa is not a typical design for Bali.
Respecting the legacy of Valley House’s heritage, Superkül renovated this midcentury home to expand its existing square footage whilst preserving its modernist qualities.
A dramatic timber ceiling unfolds out from a capacious living zone to shade the northern facade of this family home. The facade is angled to take in the best garden views and solar aspect.
Five years into their search for the perfect weekend home, the owners of the Lawless Retreat Cottage settled into a stunning site in central Michigan.
As it cascades down a long, rolling slope on a big lot, this home celebrates the natural topography that flows with the adjacent sites and streets.
Set against a hillside under the Shakespeare Bridge, this unassuming modern home is a multi-layered architectural gem.
This modern home, built as a vacation home for an American couple, rests atop a hardened lava flow in Hawaii’s Big Island.
The Auchenflower Courtyard House project was designed for a builder/developer client.
The Fig Tree Pocket 60s House was in a worn out, outmoded and dark state when its owners approached Brisbane-based Bligh Graham Architects.
Completed in 2018, the Villa Fidji is a gorgeous example of the revitalization of an existing structure done right.
A multi-generational growing family sought a new home and retreat on the site of their existing family farm.
Malvern Garden House is a highly-considered adaption of an existing 1930’s period home in a hilly suburban pocket, with a new pavilion embedded within the terraced garden to the rear.
Located in a magnificent, park-like setting filled with mature, 80-foot-tall oak trees, this residence meets the clients’ desire for a family home that is casual, stylish, functional, and adaptable.
Brunswick West House is a small-scale, 50-square-metre alteration and addition to a Californian Bungalow home.
This renovation and addition unravels a chapter of ill-considered renovations to create an urban retreat for a young family on a remarkable site.
Right off the bat it is apparent how this iconic 1960s home in Caulfield, Australia, relishes in traits typical to midcentury modern design.
Completed in 2019 Samborondón, Ecuador by Jannina Cabal Architects, The 6M House was designed to soak in sunlight and nature from all fronts.
Situated in the thick of nature, The Ravine House is a refined contemporary home design in Illinois, Chicago.
The feature that really stands out in Feldman Architecture’s Tierwelthaus is its decorative louver system.
Based on its appearance, this home in Fort Worth,TX, could very well be an original midcentury design among many others in the area.
This contemporary home design sits on a heavily wooded lot in Austin, Texas. At first, the area was deemed too constricted by an easement to be suitable for construction; but that feature mandated the very beauty of the place. In response, the house is narrow and deep.
A small cottage that existed in Capitol Hill Seattle, WA, had seen better days until SHED Architecture stepped in to convert the property into a low-maintenance contemporary home design.
The 700 Palms Residence addresses the freedoms and constraints of residential design in Venice.
This contemporary home design in Adelaide revels in family-friendly design while supporting a strong indoor/outdoor connection.