As if architect Ralph Choeff had created a case study in perspective, the home’s exterior lines jut and thrust, play with shifting shadow, and demonstrate the masterful use of textures to create drama and intent. Softened by a reflecting pool, perhaps with a nod to feng shui, stone, wood and water are on full display.

Sophisticated Touches Warm Bal Harbour Geometric Marvel

A family home with modern lines proves that in geometry there can be style, sophistication, warmth and comfort
Completed over the course of a year, MLB sports icon Alex Rodriguez’ 11,877-square-foot home in Miami. With its pod-style architecture and overhangs that bespeak midcentury modernism, is laid out on one level so the interiors would connect directly to the grounds, blurring indoor-outdoor boundaries.

Alex Rodriguez’s Tropical Modern Miami Retreat

When a talented group of experts collaborates on a house that A-Rod built in Miami, the result can only be a home run by design
Designer Katherine Munoz selected a Holly Hunt accent table because she wanted something transparent that still carried weight. The sturdy piece has dimension to it that grounds the area and exudes a smoky quality that allows the eyes to rest on the sectional clad in distressed leather by Dakota Jackson.

Four Seasons Surfside Condo Sings With Dynamic Light

Designer Lachmee Chin orchestrates a balance of spaces with meticulous design that focuses on equilibrium and light
Instead of a standard dining room, the design team opted for two swivel chairs and a low-rise cocktail table that can be moved or added to when entertaining.

Brickell Flatiron Condo Showcases Out-of-the-Box Design

A savvy floor plan and unconventional furniture arrangements allow a space-challenged Miami condo to be everything its homeowner envisioned
Roche Bobois sofas and “Dragnet” lounge chairs by Kenneth Cobonpue circle the living room. Linen-and-bamboo yarn luminaires suspend from 22 feet high.

Colorful Coral Gables Home is an Artistic Hub

Having met in South America 40 years before, friends now team up to create an artistically memorable home in record time
The David Hilliard photograph from Yancey Richardson Gallery creates an intriguing narrative for the kitchen, while the custom rug runner from Crosby Street Studios in teal and royal blue extends the ocean palette.

High End Handiwork Charms in Miami Condo

A New York couple adorns their North Miami Beach condo with bespoke wood furniture and local artisanal finds
“The landscapes for this Coral Gables modern farmhouse make the outdoor experience inspired from the inside out,” says landscape architect Christopher Cawley

Seaglass Awards 2024 Spotlight: Landscape Architecture

This summer, we are celebrating Florida's top design talents who were recently recognized at the second annual Seaglass Awards
The The pink neon art is Wash N’ Set by Tschabalala Self above a white fiberglass Orgone chaise by Marc Newson.

A Modern Renaissance in Contemporary Surf Club Condo

Designers Angel Sanchez and Christopher Coleman create a contemporary getaway for a New York art collector and his family in the Four Seasons Residences at the historic Surf Club in Surfside
American artist Liza Lou’s flaming glass-beaded logs warm a 1940s Art Deco fireplace in the living room. Here, Claude Lalanne’s bronze “Lustre” chandelier branches out with soft candlestick lights, while gilded gold furnishings by Wendell Castle add energy and sheen. A custom sofa clad in Le Manach’s colorful cotton, and like-minded wool and silk area rugs inject speckles of sherbet-shaded hues.

Artistic Dream Realized in Vibrant Sunset Islands Home

Situated on one of four Sunset Islands, a quartet of islands located at the heart of Miami Beach that features perfect views of the sunset, lies owner George Lindemann’s approximately 7,000-square-foot, unique fantasy home...

Biscayne Beach Condo Strikes a Stylish Balance

Inspired By The Intoxicating Water Views From Miami’s Biscayne Beach Residences, Interior Designer Thom Filicia Creates This Sophisticated Penthouse With Natural Colors, Warmth And Intimacy

Contemporary Luxury And Comfort Rule In Key Biscayne

In Miami, a vibrant city with a tropical, amiable disposition, luxurious contemporary decor is best warmed with a cozy glow. The juxtaposition makes sophistication relatable and comfortable … and this Key Biscayne home across...
Pond by Joseph Raffael hangs above a sleigh bed that is actually two antique twin beds joined together. A settee from John Rosselli rests at the foot of the bed. In the master bath, above, a copper bench pairs with an antique chair reupholstered in Pollack silk.

Grand Eclecticism Celebrated in Miami Home

A Treasure Trove Of Time-Honored Furnishings And Objets d’Art Integrate With Select New Pieces In This Miami Mid-Century Home
With a view from the living area, aircraft flying below the home are often seen because the penthouse is situated higher than many helicopters and small private planes fly. When it is clear and bright, sharks and people can be seen swimming in the ocean below.

Palatial Beauty Rules in The Mansions at Acqualina

Soaring over the aqua waters of the Atlantic Ocean and Miami’s shimmering shoreline, this stunning palace in the sky boasts extraordinary location, architecture and interior design

Bliss At Grand Bay

After designing homes for her myriad of clients, interior designer Carmen Alcaraz Gomes turned a creative eye to her own condo on the 12th floor in one of the two iconic twisted towers of Grove...
In the living area, one of the main considerations during the renovation was having a prime spot for the husband’s Yamaha C7X “Silent” grand piano – mission accomplished. Nearby, comfortable seating from Holly Hunt shapes a social grouping atop Stark carpet’s splash of blue. The Elegant by sculptor Ugo Rondinone’s corners the space on one side, while a painting by Frank Bowling, entitled Pathwaywadi, enlivens the other side.

Creative Minimalist Spirit Intrigues in Miami Condo

A minimalist viewpoint and an eye to satisfaction underpin a spirited collaboration between a Miami couple, an architect and an interior designer

Bay Harbor Islands Home is a Contemporary Sanctuary

A modern Balinese-style abode intrigues with warm woods, tropical landscaping, and unique, intimate spaces.
In the kitchen, the marble island and dining table were united to make the most of limited space. A Caralarga wall weaving near the window nods to the homeowners’ Latin American lineage.

Expert Touches Refine Sunny Isles Beach Condo

Carefully curated art and savvy space decisions transform a Sunny Isles Beach apartment into a cherished vacation home
Designed by architect Joaquín Torres with unabashed modernity, sweeping stone planes and angles set this 11,000-square-foot house apart.

Key Biscayne Home is a Masterful Work of Modern Design

What happens when great minds, each with a unique sensibility, design for both a display of art and a place to call home?
A reverse view of the living room offers unobstructed sightlines into the dining/kitchen area and the upper-level area. The glass-paneled open staircase integrates seamlessly with the modern vibe of the space, and a custom bar and wine cellar take optimal advantage of the ample space underneath.

Soaring Spaces Delight in Surprise Lake Condo

A five-star condominium at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach elevates waterside living with a city-chic aesthetic
Exposed-concrete columns add architectural interest in complementary contrast to the living area’s linear, paper-thin ceiling design. In the same spirit, Inarchi’s backlit marble planes suspend above a linen-clad sectional by James Perse that anchors the space atop Kinnasand’s charcoal gray kilim area rug. Movement becomes an overarching theme with sliding Res Italia wall panels and a series of cocktail tables from e15 and Gervasoni that can be easily moved around the space.

Seamless Touches Elevate Bal Harbour Condo

Architect, designer, and artist Oscar Glottman unveils this Bal Harbour unit as a culmination of minimalist design appearing simple thanks to a complex network of intricate systems
The living room had high ceilings, which made it difficult to create a sense of coziness. Hoyos installed a drop ceiling and hung an oversized, cascading chandelier in the center of the room. Hoyos crafted this custom angular millwork installation for the walls, which can be admired from the minimalist sofas, ottoman, and chairs.

Simple Sophistication Shines in Pinecrest

A cosmopolitan couple moves to Miami, finding home in a place as stylish and practical as they are