An elegant water feature with a period sculpture lit at dusk provides dramatic visual interest and acts as an audible screen to street sounds. The award-winning design by DWY Landscape Architects of the property in Sarasota, Fla., harnessed the strong planar forms of its mid-century modern architecture to create equally bold exterior spaces.
Plank walls of bleached wood and sleek, white cabinetry creates a bathroom that fits beautifully within the sleek, modern architecture of this Switzerland home. The house, designed by architect Milan Jacopo Mascheroni, features glass exterior walls and a curving design that's echoed in this rooms oval sinks.
Pavers fit into a Southern California home's odd-shaped outdoor area, which also needed privacy from nearby restaurants. This coastal home had an available landscape area of about 1,100 square feet. The award-winning design by Grounded Modern Landscape Architecture captured as much useable outdoor living space as possible.
A wall of glass connects the open-concept living space of this Mid-Century Modern-inspired home with its outdoor entertaining area. A long, narrow pool follows the lines of the architecture, and the cantilevered roof provides shelter for the modern patio.
This modern California home is one with its surroundings and situated to take maximum advantage of its urban lot. Wood sheathes much of the exterior, adding an earthy element to the architecture that softens its strong geometric lines.
This modern stairway with custom rails is enclosed on one level and open on the next, forming a unique design and bringing maximum light into the home from the airy upper level. Broad windows provide both natural light and sweeping views.
Sweeping walls of glass blur the lines between indoors and out. This all-white living space is modern and minimal, with clean lines and massive windows that place the emphasis on the view. Bold hits of amber and citron in the furnishings stand out against the stark white palette.
This open-concept dining room and kitchen embrace Mid-Century style and fully update it for contemporary life. Thin, wiry legs make the table and chairs feel as if they're floating in the room, especially with glass walls bringing in loads of light on both sides. The modern kitchen is sleek and streamlined.
This modern home with a view features a sleek pool built into a clean-lined wood deck with interesting angles. A wire rail system surrounds the elevated deck, offering safety without obstructing the view.