American architect Pierre Koenig is nothing short of a legend in the world of midcentury modern architecture and design. His iconic Case Study House #22 defied conventions defined trends and even today manages to turn heads of home design enthusiasts across the globe. Its open form breathtaking pool area that offers magical views and stunning simplicity set the tone for a style that LA quickly fell in love with. Considering this iconic status redesigning one of the homes that he crafted is a challenging task indeed. But Robert Sweet accomplished this with refined flair as they transformed the that was originally built in 1966.
Sarah and Kimo Bertram’s admiral blue maritime home in Mission Creek San Francisco was designed by Robert Nebolon Architects and built by contractor Bart Elmer with many of the same kinds of covetable architectural elements you’d find on land. Despite its liquid foundation the house’s double-level main living space features large dramatic windows that allow homeowners to soak in those baby blue water views.
Concrete plays a pivotal role in shaping the house and giving it a refined industrial style even as a cedar-clad accent wall offers visual contrast and inviting warmth. A spiral staircase leads to the top level that holds the kids’ rooms on one side and the master suite on the other connected by a concrete and glass bridge.
Wooden accent additions bring warmth to the living zone as well as the bedroom while indoor plants give the home a refreshing and natural vibe. Traditional and modern at the same time the home renovation aims to balance the classic architectural features of the region with contemporary overtones. And having seen the final result we can confidently say that they have managed to accomplish this in a gorgeous and captivating fashion!
A stroll around the city of is all it takes to realize the unique design style of the homes in this city a style that captures its distinct flavor and an unmistakable industrial past. The many townhouses industrial lofts and revamped modern condominiums come with a rich heritage that is reflected even in their renovated modern interiors. Situated at the edge of and showcasing a glittering exterior clad in galvanized steel the gorgeous designed by Etelamaki Architecture epitomizes this architectural approach. An early 1900s structure the residence was given a sparkling new in metal even as its interiors embrace a more contemporary vibe.
For some of us this is next to impossible but not for the homeowners of who have turned their waterfront home into a refined and inviting hub. To get this accomplished they turned to Amber Road who reinvented the living space introduced sculptural decor and artistic accessories and put in place shelves and storage units that offered better organization.
Designed by the creative duo of and from MARTINarchitects it leaves you speechless with a mesmerizing use of contrasting textures a seamless blend of refined contemporary style and industrial flair and an ambiance that is absolutely fitting for a spectacular bachelor pad!