Swatch Lisbon

The second Swatch Pavilion for the World Expo in Lisbon Portugal was the open air cousin of the temporary structure for Atlanta. The Expo celebrated 500 years of Portuguese maritime history, and the pavilion mixed Swatch fashion and technology with water themed exhibits. The structure was almost entirely recycled and exhibits reused. […]

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Swatch Atlanta

A temporary structure that changed color, content, and mood on a daily basis, the original Swatch Pavilion pulsed with the beat of the Olympics. The changing plastic skin of the building was inspired by the iconic Swatch jellyfish watch. Graphic projections were done with standard issue Kodak slde projectors fitted with color gels. Exhibits showcased […]

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Skybox Prefab

The inspiration for this house came from walking the site with the Owner after she purchased a 5 acre unimproved ocean lot in rural Washington just across the border from Oregon. Even though the property touched the Pacific, it was heavily wooded and part of a larger, protected coastal wetlands. We wanted a light touch […]

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Marin Montessori School

New classrooms and administration facility for an existing private school located on a living marsh on San Francisco Bay. The classrooms are designed to enhance indoor/outdoor teaching and foster the Montessori principle of self-directed activity. High ceilings, an abundance of daylight, rainchains, and natural materials further reinforce the ‘Montessori’ way.  […]

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Textainer

Textainer is an international company that leases shipping containers. We were asked to expand and update the reception and elevator lobby at their corporate headquarters located at 650 California Street in San Francisco. Our inspiration was the texture of a standard corrugated metal shipping container. The reception area has a 3 dimensional design of dark […]

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