This clean-lined, contemporary home was inspired by rural Mediterranean architecture. In this relaxed living space, massive, custom doors slide into pockets, opening the home to the outdoors and letting in loads of natural light. Neutral walls and furnishings are punctuated by natural accents and bright, modern art.
Graceful swoops and curves are used throughout this beautiful spa bathroom. The custom soffit above the sink echoes the outline of the pale blue rock design in the sunken tub and shower. Roll back the glass wall and the bathroom is connected to a small courtyard.
Natural wood finishes and clean lines characterize this open, airy space. The modern living room is designed for indoor-outdoor living thanks to a wall-sized sliding glass door that fully opens the space to the garden beyond. Modern, low-slung furniture features the same earthy color palette as the warm wood surfaces throughout.
This waterside home maximizes indoor/outdoor living and waterfront views with a sliding glass door that opens up to an outdoor living space. When not is use, the glass sliding door still allows in ample light and a view of the water.
SPG Architects’ Casa Torcida, located in the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica, takes inspiration from the Osa’s natural world. Bright, tropical colors contrast the neutral palette of the building materials while a movable glass-wall system can open the living spaces completely to the terraces surrounding the house as a means to cool this “off-the-grid” house, which has no air conditioning system.
A metal sliding gate and concrete walls separate public and private spaces on this tropical property in Sarasota, Florida. The modern project by David W. Young was a American Society of Landscape Architects award winner.
This Contemporary private beach bungalow features clean white bed linens, black metal canopy, exposed beam ceiling, covered white armchair, sliding glass walls with neutral linen curtains, polished concrete floors, and a white desk space
Cast in place concrete walls separate and create privacy in this stunning modern living room. Cherry wood strip flooring, curved and bent in a pattern matching the radial form of the home, and concrete circulation space runs the length of the open floor plan. Large sliding glass doors invite seamless indoor-outdoor living.