• Quebradillas House

    Quebradillas, PR (2022)   This home has some 8,000 square feet of living space surrounded by over an acre of land, and punctuated by a 6,000 square foot pool/jacuzzi area with a gazebo bar and fire pit. A 900 square foot guest house is included in the design. The home has five bedrooms, eight bathrooms, […]

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  • Palacios de Versalles Apartments

    Toa Alta, Puerto Rico (2012)   Concept This suburban residential walk-up apartment development, located near San Juan, establishes an essential new variation on a typical building type in Puerto Rico. Its overall composition is a series of three, 3-story buildings, each containing five or six apartments each are clustered into an ensemble, enclosing a semi-private […]

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  • Il Fornaio Restaurant

    Irvine, CA (1996)   This project is a 14,000 square foot Italian restaurant and bakery located in Southern California, which seats up to 280 people indoors and outdoors.   The owner sought a classic European atmosphere that was refined yet relaxed , and would offer a respite from the heat and sterility of its urban […]

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  • Church of Scientology | Puerto Rico

    San Juan, PR (2020)   A Class V Organization, this adaptive re-use of an existing 1960s building in Santurce, Puerto Rico, is a flagship facility planned for the Church of Scientology International. The program includes 44,000 s/f of rooms for the church’s activities.

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  • Bahia Beach House I, view from road

    Bahia Beach House I

    Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (2010)   Sited just off the 17th fairway at the Bahia Beach Plantation Resort in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, this five-bedroom residence comprises a series of common rooms arranged around a generous two-story courtyard. A deep wrap-around terrace links to a series of patios that connect to an intimate garden court […]

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  • Bahia Beach House II

    Bahia Beach House II

    Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (2011)   A four-bedroom home with wrap around terrace connecting to the breakfast room invites outdoor living.   This home enjoys a setting on a pristine lagoon overlooking the fairway that runs along the beach. An interior courtyard connects the living spaces bringing natural light into the home’s interior. Like our […]

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  • California-House-IV

    California House IV

    Napa Valley, California (1997)   This vineyard produces some of the finest Napa Valley Cabernet from the prized Rutherford Bench area. The winery component of the project, which includes production, storage, and hospitality elements, went through several iterations over many years. Ultimately the process resulted in one of the most extensive and elaborate set of […]

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  • San Juan House III Remodel

    San Juan. Puerto Rico (2015)   This project uses an existing house to transform a 1961 tract home into a contemporary dwelling without altering the structure and minimal expansion of the original square footage. Following the allowable code constraints, a cloistered patio was added to the front of the home and a retaining wall at […]

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  • CyberSmith Cafe

    Cyber Cafe Adaptive Reuse Interiors Palo Alto

    Palo Alto, California (1997)   The store in Palo Alto is the first location on the west coast and the first in a stand-alone location. Previous stores have been located within an existing retail location, such as the Westchester Mall in White Plains, NY. The location is within a building previously occupied by a bank. […]

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  • Bernal Gateway Street View

    Bernal Gateway Apartments

    San Francisco, California (2000)   The design of this 65 unit affordable housing was the result of a series of community design workshops involving many residents from the Bernal Heights neighborhood in San Francisco. The result was a compromise permitting the maximum number of units, a reduction in the required number of parking spaces, with […]

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