This modern home, nestled into rolling hills, features large expanses of glass that open up its interiors and take maximum advantage of the rugged view. A low stone fence separates the home from the surrounding grassy expanse.
The welcoming facade of this modern home is a dichotomy -- it's both symmetrical (the shape of the structure) and asymmetrical (the beautifully unbalanced distribution of windows and design elements). A combination of warm wood, metal and glass create a nuanced feel; ornamental grasses and plants bring life and color to the area.
The twilight view of this contemporary, beachfront house is as stunning as the Southern California landscape that surrounds it. On the rear facade, floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors open this house to the outdoors and take maximum advantage of the ocean view.
A rich mahogany door is paired with a wall of windows for this contemporary exterior of this home. The glass facade allows the pop art on the second floor to be visible, creating a bright burst of color.
The fabulously high-tech design of the Santa Monica Apple store with its glass facade and 34 foot high glass ceiling and the Apple retail store, in general, has had a huge impact on retail, hotel and restaurant spaces.
Grass peeking from between floating concrete stairs integrates nature seamlessly and beautifully into the entry of this modern home. Metal, glass, wood and stone work together to create a nuanced yet calming home appearance.
Wood and glass sheathe the exterior of this unique, custom home in California. Sweeping windows set into the structure's geometric facade exhibit traits of international style, while the building itself is custom-fit to its urban corner lot.
Tall steps lead to the front door of this modern San Francisco-area home, which is custom-fitted to its sloped urban lot. The home's wood, glass and metal facade is clean and streamlined, and broad windows offer a glimpse of the modern interior.
This clean-lined, modern house is composed of a mix of natural materials that tie the home to its rugged hillside setting, with large glass expanses that expose the interiors to the stunning views. Geometric lines characterize the facade, with cantilevered rooflines that help provide shelter from the sun and elements.
Surrounding the salon, frosted windows create privacy and allure from the building's facade, while letting in plenty of Arizona sunshine. This natural light reflects off the white walls of the salon, making the space feel light and relaxing.
This beautiful environment is lavished with amazing materials, richly appointed furnishings and amenities that include a sparkling pool/spa embellished with custom glass mosaic façades and captivating fire features on the perimeter. Around every corner, seating, from formal dining to in-pool lounging awaits guests.
This striking Malibu home has a wide-open floor plan that emphasizes the view outside the glass rear facade. An open-plan kitchen is divided from the living space by a peninsula with a modern waterfall countertop, matching that of a central island. Modern art bridges the kitchen and living room, while a cozy seating area takes advantage of a sunny space by the dining terrace. White walls and floors provide a neutral backdrop, keeping the focus on the view.
This modern home's white exterior color palette gives off a retro feel. A natural rock bed surrounds stone pavers that lead to the front door. On the opposite end of the home, glass doors provide access to the three-car garage.
The Prospector Theater features a modern glass addition with wood and copper details. The front historic façade was recreated, transforming the building from traditional to contemporary, introducing expanses of glass and wood for a seamless transition with a warm, inviting feel.