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21st century homes: innovative designs by North America's by LLC Panache Partners

By LLC Panache Partners

Single-family houses, city dwellings, holiday getaways, sustainable structures, luxurious prefab designs, and plans for destiny houses include this number of breathtaking pictures and insightful statement that celebrates the inventive contributions of just about 70 of the best architects operating this day. From classical to avant-garde, the entire featured houses are stylistically diversified yet have a different timelessness approximately them, a tribute to the foresight in their creators’ imaginative and prescient. The inspirations of such execs as David Hovey, Robert Gurney, Brad Lamoureux, Margaret McCurry, and Richard Meier are published, 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 lots of scenic locations in among, twenty first Century houses contains a important source index with brief biographies of the architects.

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