The designer has employed a variety of natural stone ebony veneer wood painting imported leather imported Italian tiles among many other materials to ensure that the home is filled with a distinctive flavor to the core. The balcony overlooking the lunge area from the second floor cool modern kitchen spacious dining area posh bedrooms and elaborate ceilings ensure that this sense of sophistication is never lost throughout.
The Psychiko House located in Athens and conjured up by Divercity Architects is all about living it up in grand style and it makes absolutely no qualms about flaunting this lifestyle. It is pretty clear that the residence has been designed for someone who loves to ‘live it up’ and that is showcased by the owner’s love for cars; both modern and vintage. While home itself is dramatic with its crafty combination of well defined spaces and endless curves the giant garage space and the vintage wheels display area are simply out of this world.
Surrounded by plenty of vegetation the home by Matías Silva Aldunate Architect incorporates the outdoors into its design and seems to weave itself around the thriving flora.It is located on a large hill that offers some stunning views of the city and the designers have done everything possible to ensure that this continues as smart use of concrete steel and glass helps add to the visual beauty of the setting.
A spiral staircase connects the first and second floors of the property. Below we see the living area which is shaded from the sun by translucent blinds that protect without blocking the amazing view:
We end with an underground structure that is not a home. It’s a garage designed by Peter Kunz Architektur! A series of enclosures carefully houses and protects each prized car. And why would you go to the trouble of building a garage into the hillside without including windows for gazing out onto the landscape?