The Luxury Leaf House in Rio de Janeiro by Mareines and Patalano
The Luxury Leaf House in Rio de Janeiro by Mareines and Patalano is truly breathtaking. Based on the natural shape of a leaf the six sectioned house creates an abundance of light throughout, the entire roof structure was made of laminated wood of eucalyptus, which due to its manufacturing process can wing large spans (20 feet is the largest in the house) with ease and aesthetic refinement. Photography by Leonardo Finotti & Peter Wolf
The beautiful House Carqueija is found in the urbane suburbs of Camaçari, Brazil. Designed by Bento+Azevedo Architects, the home blurs the divide between traditional and contemporary modes, and provides such a stunning result.
Welcome to the Saint Tropez of Turkey, a unique resort first discovered by fisherman poets and sponge-diving painters, where Alexander the Great consorted with a warrior queen and where the sun sinks sighing in purple and orange over the placid waters of the Aegean, a place where time can stand still for you to make […]