The ingredients of a stunning, livable contemporary home are well represented in the Maison de la Lumiere home.  We need to underscore “livable”, as many contemporary homes are too cold, too vast, too architecturally violent to achieve a warm sense of comfort.  The Maison de la Lumiere, designed by Duilio Damilano, fuses the rectangular, contemporary building sections with sustainable wood detailing and framework.  Windows climb from floor to cieling, making structure and lot one continuous piece.  Judge for yourself with these images, but we’re sold… [Duilio Damilano via Contemporist]