Published by Phaidon, Living in the Mountains: Contemporary Houses in the Mountains takes you on a breathtaking journey to modern architecture and mountain landscapes. Illustrated with large photographs, the book presents a stunning selection of contemporary mountain homes from around the world. The book has been composed by Phaidon’s own editorial team.
Whether snow-capped, rocky, or covered with verdant forest, the sublime wilderness of mountains has inspired humans for millennia. Offering respite from urban living and a profound connection to nature, mountain landscapes also present unique challenges that have resulted in innovative, resourceful, and beautiful residential architecture. Living in the Mountains is the definitive global tour, showcasing the finest examples of architect-designed homes, whether furnished with impressive views, offering protection from harsh environments, or simply reveling in their extraordinary altitude.