‘Island Rest’ is a response to a client’s brief for a modern holiday home.
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.
The Trull Residence is on a small corner lot in the suburbs. The lot is long north to south, with driveway access from the north and southern views of a forest and pond.
This contemporary home design was designed with natural materials in mind for a private client in a rural east area of Stockholm.
The clients of project had been living in a modernist home built designed in the 1960’s by a disciple of Marcel Breuer, one of the “modernist masters”.
The midcentury modern home was less than two thousand square feet, yet beautifully sited on a densely wooded hill.
The renovation for modern living of this home was constrained by local restrictions that protect the distinct neighborhood character.
From the same architects as the Split House, this industrial modern home by Pac Studio is a fun and friendly renovation project.
Situated in New South Wales, the Northern Rivers Beach House is a modern home connected to its environment.
Located by the lake in Northern Montana, this modern vacation home is at its core a place for memories and familial connections.
Folded Plane House is a modern midcentury home that honors the heritage of its original design.
The tight construction timeline of this modern home in Mexico informed Soa Soler Orozco Arquitectos’ design decision to utilize a prefabricated element.
At barely a hundred square meters, Split House is a small sanctuary in the suburbs of Sandringham, Auckland.
The airy Venice Beach home was designed with the intent of blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor spaces to achieve a warm, tranquil home.
This midcentury home brings the past into the present through the renovation of Nick Deaver architects.
A family of four invests in a walkable neighborhood by unlocking a neglected bungalow’s carbon-neutral potential.
The Homestead Residence anchors a corner lot and provides a reinterpreted homage to the midcentury modern archetype that once occupied this lot.
The wish list of Brisbane empty nesters Peter and Jacquelyn was simple.
Capturing the laidback lifestyle in the heart of Clifton Hill, this modern home in Victoria is a product of a close collaboration between the clients and Australian architect Julie Firkin.
Situated on a solid spot of land in the suburbs of Fairfield, Melbourne, The Good Life House was designed for a family of five.
This modern home is designed around the delicate root systems of the mature oak and pecan trees that surround the building.
From the same architects as Kojyogaoka House, the Koka House is a play on roof elevation to create a town icon
In the attempt to escape city life and connect with nature, the clients were on a hunt for a modest and minimal home that would carry the warmth of midcentury style.
The River Ranch is about the connection to the land.
The contemporary Crestwood Residence from Canadian firm Ancerl Studio is an understated modern house in Barrie’s coveted North Shore neighborhood.
The Goodtown house is a beautifully crafted, texturally rich contemporary courtyard home in the sought-after suburb of Rochedale, 17km south- east of Brisbane.