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September 11, 2013
We've long championed home-grown talent, from furniture design to architecture. To see the diverse array of modern houses sprouting up across the USA, from locales in remote Wisconsin to Alaska, flip through our slideshow.
Modern prefab lakeside home in Bloomingdale, New Jersey

A New Zealand expat and her son use their prefabricated lakeside New Jersey retreat as an outdoorsy counterpoint to city life. Photo by: Mark Mahaney

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Originally appeared in The New Zealand Native Who Can't Get Enough of the Garden State
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Modern outdoor pool with furniture

On Austin’s outskirts, where urban, industrial, and rural collide, lawyer and science-fiction author Chris Brown’s bunker-style home redefines modern city living. Photo by: Dave Mead

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Originally appeared in A Home Fit for a Science Fiction Writer
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Modern family gathering at the outdoor fire pit

Thanks to Matthew Hufft, their envelope-pushing architect and longtime friend, Hannah and Paul Catlett have a new home in southwestern Missouri that’s a fresh, unconventional take on the traditional farmhouse. Photo by: Joe Pugliese

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Originally appeared in Modern Take on a Traditional Farmhouse in Missouri
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Outdoor slatted walkway with 3form sliding wall panel

A 1950s Joseph Esherick home in Berkeley, California, inspires an addition that pays homage to the past yet is poised to host the next generation. Photo by: Caren Alpert

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Originally appeared in A Modern Prefab Addition to a Mid-Century California Classic
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A revamp of this small suburban Massachusetts home doubled its size while giving the yard, the neighbors, and the planet a little breathing room. Photo by: Chang Kyun Kim

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Modernist charred cedar cabin in Alaska

In the shadow of Mount McKinley, amid Alaska’s meadows and icy streams, a former teacher and a four-time Iditarod winner built a modernist cabin as expansive as the Last Frontier. Photo by: Kamil Bialous

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Originally appeared in This Modern Cabin Is the Ideal HQ For a Family in Alaska
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white house facade

Taking its cues from local barns and silos and the rolling Wisconsin terrain, the Field House is a kind of modern observatory for watching winter turn to spring and the great vault of the heavens. Photo by: Tom Fowlks

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Originally appeared in An Architect References Local Architecture to Build a Modern Home
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Modern prefab lakeside home in Bloomingdale, New Jersey

A New Zealand expat and her son use their prefabricated lakeside New Jersey retreat as an outdoorsy counterpoint to city life. Photo by: Mark Mahaney

Photo by Mark Mahaney. Image courtesy of photograph by Mark Mahaney,all rights reserved.

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