H&E Housing / David Elalouf Architecte

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Architects: David Elalouf Architecte with Guillaume Prognon, Fabrice Jactard, Kheang Tan, Damien Caron, Wen Kee H’su
Location: Paris,
Client: Paris Habitat OPH
Project Area: 7,260 sqm
Budget: € 11,500,000
Project Year: 2005-2008
Photographs: Stephan Lucas, David Elalouf

La Cornette / YH2 Architecture

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Architects: YH2 Architecture
Location: Quebec,
Project Team: Marie-Claude Hamelin, Loukas Yiacouvakis
Builder: Emmanuel Yiacouvakis
Project Area: 3,000 sq ft
Project Year: 2008-2010
Photographs: Loukas Yiacouvakis & Francis Pelletier

60 Richmond Housing Cooperative / Teeple Architects

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Architects: Teeple Architects
Location: Toronto,
Principal in Charge: Stephen Teeple
Project Manager: Chris Radigan
Project Architects: Richard Lai (OAA), William Elsworthy
Structural Engineer: CPE Structural Consultants Limited
Mechanical Engineer: Jain & Associates
Electrical Engineer: Jain & Associates
Shoring Engineer: Tarra Engineering Inc.
Geo-Environmental Engineer: Toronto Inspection Ltd.
LEED Consultant: Enermodal Engineering Ltd.
Landscape: NAK Design Group
Acoustical Consultant: Aercoustics Engineering Ltd.
Food Service & Waste: Cini-Little International Inc.
Specification: DGS Consulting Services
Project Area: 99,565 sq ft
Budget: 20.4M
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Shai Gil Photography

Small Street House / BASE Architecture

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Architects: BASE Architecture / Shawn Godwin
Location: Brisbane, Queensland,
Floor Area: 250 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Christopher Frederick Jones

Stonehawke House / Base Architecture

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Architects: Base Architecture / Shawn Godwin
Location: Brisbane, Queensland,
Interior Designer: / Natalie Godwin
Project Area: 290 sqm
Project Year: 2008
Photographs: Christopher Frederick Jones

Backyard House / SHED Architecture & Design

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Architects: SHED Architecture & Design
Location: Seattle, WA,
Engineer: HSV Engineers
Contractor: Ambrose Construction
Site Area: 2,980 sf
Constructed Area: 1,960sf
Project Year: 2007-2008
Photographs: Courtesy of SHED Architecture & Design

Green Water Sports Station / Peter Kuczia

Architect: Peter Kuczia
Location: Upper Silesia,
Contractor: HB Unibud s.a. | Czechowice-Dziedzice
Site Area: 14,800 sqm
Project Area: 670 sqm
Construction year: 2009
Photographs: Tomasz Sinek,

Beach house / Inarchitecten


Architects: Inarchitecten / Mark Hekkert and Ruben van den Boogaard
Location: Ijburg,
Collaborators: Jamal Azzouz and Joel Langeveld
Site area: 165 sqm
Project Area: 240 sqm
Project year: 2008
Photographs: Rutger Vos

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Vertical House / Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects

Architects: LOHA Architects
Location: Venice, California,
Principal in Charge: Lorcan O’Herlihy
Project Team: David Thompson, Kevin Tsai
Client: Lorcan O’Herlihy & Cornelia Hayes O’Herlihy
Project year: 2004
Constructed Area: 223 sqm

Olisur: Olive Oil factory / Guillermo Hevia (GH+A)

Architect: Guilermo Hevia – GH+A Arquitectos
Location: La Estrella, VI Región, Chile
Collaborators: Tomás Villalón, Francisco Carrión, Guillermo Hevia G, Marcela Suazo
Client: Olisur S.A.
Contractor: Pitagora S.A.
Project Year: 2008
Constructed Area: 2.800 sqm
Site Area: 5 ha (Mill) – 1.000 ha (Plantations)
Materials: Laminated Wood, Plywood, Fibre Cement, &
Climate consultant: BIOTECH Chile Consultores Ltda.
Exterior skin: Pizarreño S.A.
Structure & Wooden skin: Arauco S.A.
Lighting: Opendark S.A.
Production: Jaime Gálvez – Tomás Eguiguren
Photographs: Cristóbal Palma, Guillermo Hevia

Edge House / JVA

Architects: Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS Architects MNAL
Location: Kolbotn,
Client: Mona Jensen, Morten Isachsen
Project Architects: Einar Jarmund, Håkon Vigsnæs, Alessandra Kosberg
Collaborator: Claes Cho Heske Ekornaas
Contractor: AS Ventilasjonsservice
Project Year: 2005
Project Year: 2006-2008
Constructed Area: 160 sqm
Photographs: Ivan Brodey, Nils Petter Dale

Children’s department and Work therapy / dans arhitekti

Architects: dans arhitekti
Location: Ljubljana,
Project team: Miha Desman, Katarina Pirkmajer Desman, Rok Bogataj, Eva Fiser Berlot, Vlatka Ljubanovic
Collaborators: Vesna Drnovsek, Luka Mladenovic, Nina Savnik, Veronika Ule
Building Physics: Peter Zargi
Statics: Franc Zugel
Electrical Engineer: Sebastjan Zelko
Mechanical Engineer: Franc Peperko
Quantity Engineer: Irena Bele
Graphics: Natasa Skusek
Project year: 2004-2006
Construction Year: 2008
Photographs: and Miran Kambic

Klein Bottle house / McBride Charles Ryan

Architect: McBride Charles Ryan - Rob McBride & Debbie-Lyn Ryan
Location: Mornington Peninsula,
Project Team: Drew Williamson, Fang Cheah
Clients / Builders: Donna & Mark
Constructed Area: 258 sqm
Photographs: John Gollings

Separation Creek House / Jackson Clements Burrows

Architects: Jackson Clements Burrows Pty Ltd Architects
Location: Separation Creek, Victoria,
Project Team: Graham Burrows, Tim Jackson, Jon Clements, Anthony Chan, Chris Price, Huan Trinh, Joachim Holland, Anna Guelzo, Kim Stapleton
Design duration: 24 months
Construction duration: 12 months
Landscape: Ocean Road Landscaping
Rock Anchoring: Wessell Drilling
Contractor: Spence Building and Joinery
Constructed Area: 220 sqm
Photographs: John Gollings

CO2 Saver House / Peter Kuczia

Architect: Peter Kuczia
Location: Lake Laka, Poland
Area: 175sqm
Construction year: 2007
Usage: Single family house
Materials: , Fibre cement

Using untreated larch wood and black fibre cement panels to optimise solar energy gain, this lake house in Poland is a pretty good example of how to be sustainable and respectful with the environment.