This modern renovation project is rooted in sustainability principles with respect to the existing building.
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.
Originally a post war brick house, the architects transformed the property into an expansive and contemporary family home.
Located in Penetanguishene, Oregon, the Severn Sound Cottage has amazing views of the waves of the beautiful Georgian Bay.
Gifted with a favorable site, San Francisco based architectural firm Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects design a midcentury modern home on a “meadow dotted with magnificent oaks”.
This modern home by ras a studio is ideally located near all that is essential for a vibrant family life – a school, a church and a park.
Situated high on top of the Eastbay mountain range overlooking the city of Oakland, the site has unobstructed view’s toward the southwest Bay and Golden Gate.
Embodying a casual, indoor-outdoor California lifestyle with its zen-like presence and modern architectural style, this residence resembles a modern-day ranch house.
This bungalow outside of Melbourne displays a California character common in the streetscape.
The concept of Totoro House is heavily inspired by the strong connection between its occupants and relationship to landscape.
Completed in 2016, Gable House is an Edwardian timber cottage located in the ideal location of Sandrigham.
This project came about when Architect Alec Petros happened to meet the owner of the property at a local bookstore.
Nestled in the quiet streets of Elwood, ‘Silhouette Hytte’ House is located on a narrow 210m2 block.
A highly personal project, Terrarium House is an intersection of the clients’ childhood and adult life.
With its clean lines and neutral tones, Las Palmas epitomizes the revered and iconic style of Palm Springs modernism
Each house is a reflection of its designers’ artistic expression and the owners’ personality and needs.
Australian architecture practice Mártires Doyle has completed an alteration and addition to timber workers cottage in Melbourne.
The Glass House is a simple construction made of a metallic structure, aluminum window frames and glass.
The materiality was used for this addition brings a fresh contemporary feel to the otherwise outdated aesthetic of the existing house.
Conceptualized to cater to a small family of four, Natural Lane is a highly site specific house.
Located in a neighborhood bordering Washington, DC, this suburban site has the advantage of being located adjacent to woodlands. A contemporary house surrounded by mature trees and manicured gardens anchors the site.
Located in the harborside suburb of Neutral Bay, Australia, this semi detached residence originally consisted of an amalgamation of unrelated spaces that were disconnected from both the site and the outdoors.
In the Step Down House, the original 1910 front rooms and architectural details have been revived, while a poorly lean-to rear addition was removed.
This 540 square foot accessory dwelling unit in West Austin is a stand alone unit completed in 2019.
The assignment was to to build a dining room for family and friends totally open to the garden but with the chance to close it completely. The assignment was to to build a dining room for family and friends totally open to the garden but with the chance to close it completely.
This striking and impressive guest house in Denton, Texas complements its adjacent midcentury modern home. Situated in a residential neighborhood, Five House – or as the owners lovingly call it “granny-flat” functions to accommodate the owners large family and visitors. The owners saw the potential of the unoccupied half of their property and opted to build a guest house rather than expanding their existing midcentury modern home.