JANIX - unbuilt

project completed working in the office of Obie Bowman, Architect FAIA

Project Description

A spine of major spaces spills down the hillside towards louvered glazing with sweeping valley views.  The integrated sod-roofed guest quarters anchor the residence to the earth.  The north face tucks into a steep oak woodland bank, while the southern facade provides parking and terrace space.





  1. Projecting louvered glass great room from Southeast
  2. North deck off great room into oak woodland  
  3. Southwest entry court and three car garage
  4. Louvered glass great room with sod covered guest wing beyond from the east
  5. Main building spine running east to west, down the hill, sod covered guest wing beyond
  6. Floor plan