Right off the bat it is apparent how this iconic 1960s home in Caulfield, Australia, relishes in traits typical to midcentury modern design.
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.
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.
This contemporary home design is the beautiful work of Argentinian architect Alejandro Sticotti in collaboration with local architect Javier Rosales Iriondo and Nicolas Tovo.
This house is built for couples. The site is situated in the suburbs of Osaka City.
Located two blocks from the Pacific Ocean in Hermosa Beach, this single-family residence is in one of the safest and most sought after cities in Los Angeles.
With the disintegration of the traditional nuclear family as the dominant spatial fix in the Twentieth Century, a new typology for family life is needed for the city post-sprawl.
Located in Amagansett, New York, on an expansive and secluded site, the Wuehrer house is surrounded by nature preserves.
Set in a residential neighborhood of Manhattan Beach, the property is a corner lot that is located across the street from a school, a church, and a park.
Inspired by the Gold Coast fibro shack aesthetic of yesteryear, this small site is home to two dwellings designed to embrace a sense of place and encourage rituals like setting down the surfboard post-surf on the light filled deck to enjoy a morning coffee.
This contemporary home design is the epitome of a harmonious balance between indoor and outdoor living.
This iconic 1945 design is enclosed by a waterfront on one side, a large meadow on the other in Stonington, Connecticut.
This contemporary home design soaks in the beautiful surrounding landscape.
This contemporary cabin feels off the grid but is in fact situated within close proximity to the city.
Sitting in the thick of lush greenery and mountain views, this contemporary home design, largely made of glass, enjoys an uninterrupted connection to its surrounding landscape.
Studio Saxe was commissioned to design a villa on the hill tops of Santiago in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica.
This contemporary home design is inspired by midcentury architecture. Designed around a central courtyard, the house drinks in natural light from all sides.
This contemporary home design underwent renovations with the aim to create a better flow throughout the home as well as maximize entertainment areas, both inside and outside.
This contemporary home design sits on an idyllic hill locale, surrounded by charming oak and olive trees in the midst of a hilly terrain in Ostuni.