House exteriors provide the first impression of architectural projects; often, they are completely different from the interior design. On this page, you can admire some of the most remarkable architecture completed by award-winning studios. From minimalist buildings to geometric structures that defy gravity, each one of these projects is inspiring. These images show everything from contemporary houses with facades that remind of traditional barns to homes designed with angular forms that mirror the surrounding mountains or cantilevered dwellings that extend towards the sea to immerse the inhabitants into the coastal setting.

ALL PHOTOS / Exterior