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Modernist minimalism: A slideshow
These boxy beauties pare down the domestic aesthetic for a simple yet emphatic look
 
Three cubes of rusted steel and glass cluster together to create this award-winning house.

The McMansion movement is far from dead, but these days, less is more for some homeowners. They're swapping the ornate for the basic, banishing clutter, and generally pursuing the stripped-down aesthetic known as modernist minimalism. The straight lines and clean angles of these seven homes, some of the most desirable on the market, give them a fundamental appeal without sacrificing luxury.

 

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