The journey from paper plans to realized structure involves precision, skill, patience, creativity and flow. Kurt Jordan captures the construction process in The Makers, part 2 of our Art + Architecture series.
taking advantage of a steeply sloped site, this professional-quality home theater and listening room makes use of found space beneath the main house’s existing foundation.
terraced landscape and modern-farmhouse-style cabana on a steeply sloped Southern California hillside lot | pacific palisades CA
this large-scale landscape, created for an on-site family wedding, draws both inspiration and materials from the property’s location at the base of the topa topa mountains.
Archipelago Workshop’s recently completed design studio was recognized by the AIA Santa Barbara as an Honor Award winner in the 2016 Design Awards competition. Bento Box reflects the combined craftsmanship of the […]
In this series of images capturing Archipelago Workshop projects in process, guild member Kurt Jordan explores the physical and temporal transitions in the built environment from demolition to reconstruction, with a […]
modern houseboat designed to maximize views and living space within a highly constrained footprint | ventura harbor marina
Archipelago Workshop’s guild member Kurt Jordan of Kurt Jordan Photography headed back to Somis this summer to re-shoot our Table-to-Farm and Modern Ranch residence projects and capture the landscape as it matures.
sketches and renderings for mountain- and valley-view landscape in Ojai CA. situated on a dry creek bed, the plan features front and back stone patios, stone retaining walls and drought-tolerant plantings | […]
We took advantage of unused space at the back of an extra-long residential lot and progressive zoning that supports in-fill to design this highly-configurable studio loft. Inspired by the minimalist […]