By LLC Panache Partners
Single-family houses, city dwellings, holiday getaways, sustainable structures, luxurious prefab designs, and plans for destiny houses contain this selection of breathtaking photos and insightful observation that celebrates the inventive contributions of virtually 70 of the best architects operating this day. From classical to avant-garde, the entire featured houses are stylistically assorted yet have a different timelessness approximately them, a tribute to the foresight in their creators’ imaginative and prescient. The inspirations of such pros as David Hovey, Robert Gurney, Brad Lamoureux, Margaret McCurry, and Richard Meier are printed, as is the volume of labor and commitment that went into each one venture. Spanning British Columbia, coastal California, Chicago, New England, the South, and plenty of scenic locations in among, twenty first Century houses incorporates a precious source index with brief biographies of the architects.
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