Evergreen Building San Jose, CA Clients: Tico Construction, San Jose, CA
Rural Studio is the brain child of D.K Ruth and Samuel Mockbee who based their off-campus design-build program of Auburn University on the simple concept that “everyone, both rich and poor, deserves the benefit of good design.”
One Workplace Santa Clara, CA Clients: One Workplace, Santa Clara, CA
The challenge of including photovoltaic cells while maintaining a buildings design aesthetic, has an elegant solution through Soltech Energy‘s award winning product line. Using glass, instead of concrete or clay, in a traditional roof tile design, makes this a simple solution in many parts of the world, where this type of roofing is used. Allowing […]
Oracle Pleasanton, CA Clients: Devel Construction, San Jose, CA
Years ago I helped a friend put up a one room log cabin at Donner Lake, CA. It was an experience I’ll never forget and though not as set away as Walden Pond, keeps me searching for that simple life in the woods – well actually anywhere. So whenever I come across something that tickles […]
Synaptics San Jose, CA Clients: CAS Architects, Mountain View, CA
Scott and Julie Brusaw, came up with an idea that just could change the way we collect energy as well and use our roadways for more than just driving on. They started a company called Solar Roadways which proposes a solar panel that is tough enough to handle traffic running over it and is easy to […]
Private Residence San Jose, CA Clients: Pacific Builders, San Jose, CA Built on a California hilltop echoing a Tuscan villa with its adjoining vineyard, this private residence carries that charm and elegance to a new height.
Creative solutions that come from constraints inspire me – especially in architecture.