residential architect design awards - custom

  • hartmann residence, fairfield, conn.

    As is so often the case on a difficult site, this narrow lot inspired a cleverly designed house that makes the most of its footprint.

     
  • the point house, montana

    This is a lovely house, set low, and doesn't make a statement," a judge said. But it has plenty to say about the landscape. Bohlin Cywinski Jackson devised a long, linear platform that treads lightly on the land.

     
  • modern barn, wainscott, n.y.

    Sited by an agricultural preserve in one of Long Island, N.Y.'s most exclusive enclaves, this new building wraps three floors of high-style living in a package that reads from afar as more potato barn than trophy home.

     
  • sagaponac house, bridgehampton, n.y.

    Smith-Miller + Hawkinson Architects challenged convention with this residence in the Houses at Sagaponac development on Long Island, N.Y.

     
  • running cedar, orlean, va.

    The architect and the owner, a landscape architect, worked in tandem from day one of this project—and it shows.

     
  • outpost, central idaho

    In the high-desert landscape of sagebrush, scorching winds, and boundless sky, a house needs to be “hard on the outside, soft on the inside—like a Tootsie Pop,” says Tom Kundig, FAIA.

     
  • sheldon gatehouse, cle elum, wash.

    A dark, gated wall lends intrigue to this small house in the forest.

     
  • hooper's island residence, church creek, md.

    Local barns and fishing shacks inspired the simple volumes and minimally pitched shed roofs of this residence on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

     
  • diamond project, san francisco

    Terry & Terry Architecture, Berkeley, Calif. Our jury appreciated the light-filled spaces in this house designed by Alex Terry, AIA, for his family.

     
  • cottage, guilford, conn.

    Gray Organschi Architecture, New Haven, Conn. Small buildings get attention because every detail is exposed, and there's a lot to admire on this accessory cottage in a meadow overlooking Long Island Sound.

     
 
 
 
 
 
 
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