With a steel frame, a private aerie in Johannesburg is elevated in more ways than one. In the bedroom, floor-to-ceiling glass doors slide open without any columns in the corner to block the views of the tree canopy below. Photo by Elsa Young.
From The Black Desert House to a black house in the snow, this project is called ‘Twins: Houses in Five Parts’ and was designed by William O’Brien Jr. These are two ultra-modern, minimalist holiday homes.
London house extension on Alwyne Place by Lipton Plant Architects, The rear is framed in Staffordshire Slate Blue Smooth brick. the glass roof creates the connection between the upper and ground floor area and serves as a roof terrace.