It may come as a bit of a surprise that this Japanese-style dwelling is in fact a Kit House.
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 Chau Doc House by Nishizawa Architects was designed as a shared home for three couples of their children.
Nature, in form and experience, inspired the design of the Hood River Residence.
The architecture of “Suncatch” came about after an 8 year design and construction process.
The Seattle housing shortage has increased pressure on single family neighborhoods to provide more usable space on limited single family lots.
The landscape design by Ground Studio values the natural landscape as well as the architectural forms of the new home designed by Sagan Piechota Architecture.
Modern architecture often finds inspiration in midcentury period design, from creating fluidity to absorbing elements to highlight the surrounding landscape.
The Lefty Ranch is picture perfect, no matter what angle it is being viewed from.
“Do not cut a single tree”. That was the beginning of the initial meeting to discuss the project and the client’s wishes.
This contemporary home design by Metrópolis Oficina de Arquitectura is a nod to the work of influential avant-garde architect Mies Van der Rohe.
The philosophy behind this Sanctuary Palo Alto project in Northern California revolves around the architecture and landscape being one expression.
This contemporary home design in Palo Alto, California, aspires to ‘experience the outdoors from within’.
Dos Cajueiros House gets its name from the cashew trees it is nestled amongst in Praia Vermelha, located on the Southeast coast of Brazil.
Despite its dense facade, the Tred Avon River House was designed to participate and drink in the stunning landscape known as Diamond Point.
This quiet retreat built in the thick of Centre-du-Québec region’s woodlands invites the outside in.
Conflict is an integral part of architecture, encountered by designers and homeowners alike during processes of building and renovating.
Light is an essential feature of this stunning contemporary home design by Michael J. Pickard, AIA.
Situated in the mountainous region of Atibaia, Brazil, Casa de Árvore is a lofty modern style tree house.
Originally built in 1952, Maestri Studio took this midcentury Lakewood home under its wing to redesign the home in accordance with the wishes of the homeowners.
Casa Gaya fuses modern design with the surrounding natural environment.
The Bellaire Residence is a dramatic design inspired by modular design, built for a family in Bellaire, Texas.
The Blue Lake Retreat makes the most out of connecting with the outdoors. The metal framework surrounding the home’s stair tower as well was inspired by a historic fire tower.
Situated in Austin, Texas, The Ridgewood Residence is an ode to local midcentury architect Arthur Dallas (A.D.) Stenger.
The Park House is a dynamic contemporary style home that makes the most of out clean open spaces on the inside, while dissolving into its beautiful park terrain outside.
Resting on a clifftop in the Casablanca Valley, this contemporary home design overlooks beautiful views of vineyards and hillsides.