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House on a Dune showcased in 2016 WAN House of the Year Awards entries!

Oppenheim Architecture’s House on a Dune showcased among the 2016 WAN House of the Year Awards entries! Photo Credit: © DBOX

DEZEEN – Oppenheim Architecture adapts Miami Beach home for tropical living

21 August 2016 “Miami studio Oppenheim Architecture has overhauled a local house to allow residents to divide their time between indoors and out. The 9,000 square foot (836 square metres) Villa Allegra was adapted from a “nondescript, one-story home” according to the architects.“ Read the article – Dezeen Magazine  

INTERIOR DESIGN – “Oppenheim Architecture Adapts Historic Swiss Farmhouse For Muttenz Office”

3 June 2016 “It’s the dream of all workers worldwide. For Beat Huesler, Oppenheim Architecture’s director of European operations, it’s a reality. The firm has bought a historic five-story farmhouse in Muttenz, Switzerland, restoring and converting it to two floors of office space for the OA staff of 15 and two separate-entry apartments. Throughout, original pine floors were sanded and varnished, plaster walls painted a crisp white and fitted with radiant heating, and new window openings punched out of the stone […]

ARQUITECTURA y DISEÑO – Escalera de luz

By Ana Basualdo Photos by Karen Fuchs May 2016 En las Bahamas encontramos esta casa de Oppenheim Architecture que transmite total libertad. Las habitaciones giran alrededor de un gran espacio central donde la luz y el aire circulan a su antojo. Es imponente y a la vez confortable, primitiva e innovadora, informal y elegante, salvaje y refinada esta construcción situada en una de las islas Bahamas, al borde de las playas y la plataforma marina que más suspiros de deseo inspira […]

Wallpaper* – Double Vision

A Miami home blurs the boundaries between urban and wilderness living by Bill Kearney photography by Kris Tamburello When Shlomy Alexander and his son Oren bought the last vacant lot in Bal Harbour, an exclusive neighborhood just north of Miami Beach, in 2012, they knew they wanted to create something that was both spectacular and comfortable. The site was unique in that it appears to bridge two worlds – the front faces some of the most prized real estate in the United States, while the back looks […]

PROPERTY REPORT – Inside Starchitect Oppenheim’s Miami Hideout

By Richard Allan Aquino Photos by Laziz Hamani and Eric Laignel (Villa Allegra); Karen Fuchs (Oppenheim family) April 2016 “After years of undertaking projects around the globe, acclaimed architect Chad Oppenheim fell in love with Miami and built an Italian-influenced base for his family. Many designers have created beautiful houses, but not everyone can say that they built a happy home. One who certainly has is Chad Oppenheim, whose Miami bolthole, entitled Villa Allegra, is the epitome of domestic paradise. Oppenheim hasn’t always been […]

WSJ Real Estate – Downtrodden Asbury Park Attracts Upscale Development

Written by Leigh Kamping-Carder 17 March 2016 New York-based developer iStar is pouring money into the New Jersey shore town and bringing in architect Chad Oppenheim and designer Anda Andrei Read the article here: http://on.wsj.com/1Mpgh7M  

CORPUS No. 4 – Minimalism in Miami

Published by BASF, Text by Daniela Ebeling Photos by Ken Hayden, Laziz Hamani, Eric Laignel “Even if the reduced recti-linearity of his designs might at first suggest otherwise, nature is one of the biggest sources of inspiration for Chad Oppenheim. His sensitivity to the environment as a designer and, in the strict sense, to sustainability pervades the work and aspirations of the architect.” Read the whole article in CORPUS No. 4

Curbed Miami – Vote for Your Favorite Proposal for Miami Dade College’s Downtown Site

23 February 2016 written by Josh Baumgard Renderings and plans for all four bids have been released in full for Miami Dade college’s heavily desired 2.6-acre site in Downtown Miami near American Airlines Arena at 520 Biscayne Boulevard. Read Full Article: http://miami.curbed.com/2016/2/23/11099676/miami-dade-college-downtown-miami-proposal-bids    

ROBB REPORT – Dream Design

February 2016 Please read the full article PDF here: ROBB REPORT – Dream Design