Excerpts from the article on the American Institute of Architects website.
Lake|Flato’s Hog Pen Creek Residence is one of ten projects honored nationwide with a 2016 AIA Housing Award for it’s cohesive, place-based design emphasizing exterior living space and connections to the outdoors.
The Hog Pen Creek Residence was designed as a home for a Bay Area couple who were looking to return to their Texas roots as they were approaching retirement age. They asked that the house connect to the outdoors, facilitate his training as an Ironman triathlete, and accommodate separate office spaces as they transition to retirement.
One of the 2016 AIA Housing Award jury commented about the award-winning design:
Nicely detailed, fully cohesive design strategy with water and nature being primary influences.
Read the entire article to view photos and learn more about how this design connects to the outdoors in a significant way.