Quebec

Open-concept main floor of an energy efficient steel structure home by BONE Structure®

Open-concept main floor of an energy efficient steel structure home by BONE Structure® Architects: BONE Structure® Location: Wentworth, Quebec, Canada Year: 2013 Area: 3.000 ft²/ 280 m² Photo courtesy: Ulysse Lemerise / OSA Description: "Quebec is known worldwide for its picturesque landscapes and natural beauty – and along the...

Somerville Residence by NatureHumaine: renovation a row house with a triple-height void topped by a skylight

Somerville Residence by NatureHumaine: renovation a row house with a triple-height void topped by a skylight Architects: NatureHumaine Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada Year: 2017 Area: 2.800 ft²/ 260 m² Photo courtesy: Adrien Williams Description: "A couple with two young children wishes to renovate a row house dating back to...

Country home planned for a couple wanting an easy indoor-outdoor living space

Country home planned for a couple wanting an easy indoor-outdoor living space Architects: Stoa Architecture Location: Chertsey, Quebec, Canada Year: 2016 Area: 4.520 ft²/ 420 m² Photography: ©Normand Rajotte Description: "Located on a steep, lakeside and densely wooded site north of Montréal, this country home was planned for...

Estrade Residence: contemporary forrest home in the verdant Laurentians in Quebec

Estrade Residence: contemporary forrest home in the verdant Laurentians in Quebec Architects: Mu Architecture Location: Les Pays-d’en-Haut, Quebec, Canada Year: 2015 Area: 3.600 ft²/ 334 m² Photo courtesy: Ulysse Lemerise Bouchard, Jsherr Description: "Located in the verdant Laurentians in Quebec, the Estrade Residence reveals itself discretely on the shores...

Former farmhouse converted into modern home with interior spaces that are open, fluid and awash in natural light

Former farmhouse converted into modern home with interior spaces that are open, fluid and awash in natural light Architects: SIMARD Architecture Location: Hemmingford, Quebec, Canada Year: 2016 Area: 3.500 ft²/ 325 m² Photo courtesy: Stéphane Brügger Description: "In the vast rural fields south of Montreal, a new residence...

Modern house in the woods for Polish Sculptor Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz

Modern house in the woods for Polish Sculptor Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz Architects: YH2 Location: Bolton-Est, Québec, Canada Year: 2016 Area: 1.700 ft²/ 158 m² Photo courtesy: Francis Pelletier, Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz, YH2 Description: “The house of sculptor Jarnuszkiewicz is a collaborative work between client, sculptor Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz and architects Marie-Claude Hamelin...

Contemporary penthouse minimally dressed, white predominant, designed for some students

Contemporary penthouse minimally dressed, white predominant, designed for some students Architects: Atelier Pierre Thibault Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada Year: 2014 Photo courtesy: Ben Meir Ohayon Description: “The project was to design the interior of a penthouse located in a building under construction. Only the exterior walls and the...

Slate House conceived as an in-situ installation that reveals a pre-existing landscape

Slate House conceived as an in-situ installation that reveals a pre-existing landscape Architects: Affleck de la Riva architects Location: Laval, Québec, Canada Year: 2010 Area: 2.756 ft²/ 256 m² Photo courtesy: Alexandre Parent Description: "Slate House was conceived as an in-situ installation that reveals a pre-existing landscape. Approached as...

Mountain residence in Cap-à-l’Aigle with a “V” shape and long facades that are suspended over nature

Mountain residence in Cap-à-l’Aigle with a “V” shape and long facades that are suspended over nature Architects: Bourgeois/Lechasseur architects Location: Quebec, Canada Year: 2016 Photo courtesy: Adrien Williams Description: “This house, whose name refers to the brightest star in the Aquila constellation, is located in Cap-à-l’Aigle, in the...

The Blanche Chalet, a simple and pure architecture that gently complements the landscape of Charlevoix in a modern fashion

The Blanche Chalet, a simple and pure architecture that gently complements the landscape of Charlevoix in a modern fashion Architects: ACDF Architecture Location: La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada Year: 2016 Photo courtesy: Adrien Williams Description: “The “Blanche” Chalet, whose name evokes the spirit of the vernacular houses of the region,...

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Residential building inserted in a consolidated urban area to ensure the privacy

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