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River Retreat by Edwards White Architects | Taupiri, Waikato, New Zealand - The Local Project
River Retreat by Edwards White Architects is a study in simplicity. The contemporary light-filled family home, in Taupiri, New Zealand, captures a casual informality and embraces its surrounding landscape. Appropriately scaled to its narrow residential site and engaging with the landscape, River Retreat reviews the fundamentals of size, referencing scale, and the impact of a formality that speaks to the typical house vernacular.
Edsall Street by Ritz&Ghougassian-The Armadillo & Co Series-Collection - The Local Project
Edsall Street by Ritz&Ghougassian takes habitation as its primary focus, from which emerges an architectural language that, in turn, influences form. Yet to the casual observer, Edsall Street would appear to be defined first and foremost by its form. A minimalist combination of cream masonry blockwork and timber-batten screening, Edsall Street presents an almost fortress-like facade, juxtaposed against the dainty white Victorian cottage that originally occupied the site in leafy Malvern.