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Hidden House : By Standard Architects

December 6, 2010


Mount Washington, Los Angeles, United StatesStandard ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Benny ChanOriginally commissioned to design a new home for a young family who had purchased the site, Standard found a way to maintain as much of the existing structure as possible, both minimizing code complications and the environmental footprint of the project. […]

A Standard {Architects} Tree House

September 12, 2010


A house on the hills of Los Angeles, designed to suck in solar energy. The passive solar Tree House by L.A. based architects, Standard designed this concrete and wood passive solar house. The house responds to its site and the city through its transparent southern exposure. The large ash tree literally envelopes the house, creating […]