Phoenix House — Sebastian Mariscal Studio
2012 - Cardiff, CA Landscape: Rana Creek Photography: Yoshi Koitani The design process started as an emotional path of discovery, where the house starts to exist, as your walk builds the walls and your breathing lets the space contract and expand. Like music, the emotion of the unknown note keeps you intrigued and the contrast of lows, highs and silences, invites the awareness of different human sensations to connect to our own spirit. From the street, the concrete house whispers…
office square - FIVE AM
To create an airy and nice place to work, without any excesses, for the finance and accountancy department: that was our task. As to not get trapped in the conventional office set-up, we decided to create a square-like atmosphere, by surrounding the space with houses. These houses in fact act as storage space, meeting room, archive etc. By fully respecting the white interior, the warm contrast between the carpet flooring and the oak of the doors and cabinets is truly enhanced.