Category Archives: Architect Bio
A rare opportunity to own a true mid-century modern classic. In addition to being beyond cool, this home has Historic designation which results in a significant property tax reduction. An unequivocally modernist design, the house has not been marred by …
Eero Saarinen (August 20, 1910 – September 1, 1961) was a Finnish American architect and industrial designer of the 20th century famous for varying his style according to the demands of the project: simple, sweeping, arching structural curves or machine-like …
Thanks for making 2011 a record year for Modern Charlotte Realty. However for me it isn’t all about sale volume, but more about the relationships and experiences that we have shared. I wanted to take some time to reflect on all …
DECEMBER 16 Architecture + Film The Bechtler will be screening Koolhaas HouseLife. Built in 1998, the Maison à Bordeaux by Rem Koolhaas. Reception at 6 p.m. Presentation and film at 7 p.m. Visit the Bechtler website for more information.
Are you dreaming of escaping off into the fall colors, surrounded by nothing but nature or the sound of bubbling brook? Are you thinking of buying a little piece of land nestled in the mountains and building a private little modern getaway? Modern cabins are starting to pop up all around us. Here are just a few that I ran across – WOW.
Let’s start with the Hill House by David Coleman Architecture.
"At its most basic level, a building should function properly – the entry should be evident, the programmatic requirements should be met and the roof shouldn’t leak. To become a work of architecture, however, a building must transcend the ordinary by giving form to the extraordinary – the intangible qualities that every building deserves. My aim, since establishing my practice in 1982, has been to work in a collaborative effort with clients toward the successful creation of Architecture."
This small, eclectic design firm creates happy boxes that embody harmony between person and place. Located at 27 Central Avenue, Charlotte, this amazing group is making our city a better place to live and work in.
Zeitgeist office building on Central Avenue
About Happy Box Architecture
It’s not often that a famous Charlotte family’s mid century modern home becomes available for purchase, so we think it definitely deserves a spotlight in our blog this week. The Blumenthal Residence, located at 3850 Sedgewood Circle, sits on a one acre lot of mature gardens, glowing with Mid Century Modern style.