Tag: Olson Kundig Architects

Beachfront Vacation Home in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Beachfront Vacation Home in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

The Mexico Residence was completed in 2010 by the Seattle based studio Olson Kundig Architects. This stunning beachfront home has been designed as a seasonal vacation home where the clients can entertain large numbers of friends and family. Sustainable features include thermal panels and natural ventilation. The Mexico Residence is located in Cabo San Lucas, Baja,…

Glass Farmhouse in Northeast Oregon

Glass Farmhouse in Northeast Oregon

The Glass Farmhouse was completed in 2007 by the Seattle based studio Olson Kundig Architects. This 1,450 square foot, modern residence was conceived as a contemporary glass box that floats atop the surrounding wheat fields. The house was inspired by the client’s deep interest in the design of Philip Johnson’s Glass House. The house and…

The Pierre on San Juan Island by Olson Kundig Architects

The Pierre on San Juan Island by Olson Kundig Architects

The Pierre was completed by the Seattle based studio Olson Kundig Architects. This fabulous home has been carved into a natural rock outcrop, using a combination of machine and hand work. Main elements include exposed concrete and glass walls, excavated rock was reused as crushed aggregate in the concrete flooring. Located on San Juan Island…