This sculptural home takes cues from the sloping Hollywood Hills landscape

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Tucked inside a quiet and wooded site of Nichols Canyon is the Hollywood Hills House, a sculptural home that boasts cutting-edge green technologies and materials. Los Angeles-based design practice Tighe Architecture crafted the home for a musician and took inspiration from the terrain to form the curvaceous, multi-story dwelling. Spanning an area of 5,200 square feet, the home is faced with an abundance of full-height glazing that create a seamless connection between the indoors and out.

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Serene timber cabin in Austrian countryside floats lightly on the sloping landscape

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Photography by Gustav Willeit Guworld

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