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Pond House : By Will Bruder + Partners

June 17, 2011


Cavecreek, Arizona, United States Will Bruder + PartnersPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Bill Timmerman Click above image to view slideshow Imbedded in a dramatic rock outcrop overlooking a natural, year-round, swimming hole, the Pond House is a bridge to two unique and disparate ecosystems: the Sonoran Desert and its local riparian microcosm.Continue Reading>>

Garren Residence : By PIQUE

February 24, 2011


Bend, Oregon, United States PIQUEPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of PIQUE The Garren Residence rests on a high desert prairie site and is a very low-slung building, with strong horizontal elements to visually tie the building to the landscape.Continue Reading>>

Ellsworth Residence : By Michael P. Johnson Design Studios Ltd.

January 10, 2011


Cave Creek, Arizona, United States Michael P. Johnson Design Studios Ltd.Post By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Bill Timmerman Situated on an east-west axis of a most prized desert real estate (that being an area which sees little building, and as such still retains much of the sentimentality in landscape that is conjured when one […]

Outpost : By Olson Kundig Architects

January 6, 2011


Central Idaho, United StatesOlson Kundig ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Tim Bies/Olson Kundig Architects Set in the remote and harsh high desert landscape of Idaho, Outpost is a residence and studio/workshop for making and displaying art. An important aspect of the complex is the protected “paradise garden,” which is separated from the wild […]

Blue Sky Home : By o2 Architecture

January 1, 2011


the Mojave Desert of California, United Stateso2 ArchitecturePost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of NuVue Interactive Project description:A collaborative effort between Prefabricated Home developer Blue Sky Homes LLC and Palm Springs based Architect Lance O’Donnell of o2 Architecture; this 1,000 SF home is located in the Mojave Desert region at 4,000’ above sea level. The program called […]

Desert Wing House : By Kendle Design Collaborative/Brent Kendle

December 2, 2010


Scottsdale, Arizona, United States Kendle Design CollaborativePost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Brent Kendle Programmatically the home is split into two zones, one a 4300 sf. residence for the owners, a couple requiring a very low maintenance lifestyle, and another zone for their extensive family and friends who visit the Arizona sunshine often.Continue Reading>>

Mummy Mountain Residence : By Chen + Suchart Studio

November 28, 2010


Paradise Valley, Arizona, United StatesChen + Suchart StudioPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Bill Timmerman The project proposes an architecture that responds to the inherent qualities of the site, privileged views, and the larger context of the Sonoran Desert. The language of the house draws upon these inherencies and allows for a greater understanding […]