A direct outcome of the Bauhaus movement emergence, modern architecture was greatly influenced by the industrial revolution. It is characterized by a timeless style, bare designs and pure geometrical lines. You will find it in several of the exceptional houses that we have found for you, such as the 2013 New American Home in Las Vegas, the Real Parque urban loft in Sao Paolo, the Cañada house in California – an amazing example of this movement, Casa G in Iceland, or the K5 house in Japan. In this new issue, you’ll also find 22 new plans – 9 urban houses and 12 multiplexes – that are included in the hundred or so plans presented, including the superb modern home that graces our front cover. Our window shopping sections are chock full of innovative new home products, and wine lovers will enjoy the various articles on wine cellars. Let’s not forget our own people, such as designers Manon Leblanc and Candice Olson, and our Dream come true sections. Enjoy!