The Autohaus is a car collectors’ garage and residence in central Texas. The design features compact living quarters, expressed as a single mass, floating above an open area for flexible gathering and automobile calibration/display.
Matt Fajkus Architecture
Matt Fajkus Architecture is an award-winning and licensed architecture office that welcomes residential and commercial projects, both small and large. The design work of Matt Fajkus Architecture is based on the belief that each project is unique, as it should be driven by the client, the site, and functional requirements, rather than a singular, preconceived aesthetic. The firm aims for clear and simple solutions to complex problems by blending expertise as well as experimentation. As a young and energetic collaborative, the firm is simultaneously an academic think tank, directly connected to theoretical and technological research at the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture, while also practicing with a deep focus on realizing exceptional buildings.
Juice Society is a commercial interior finish-out located in Lamar Union in South Austin. With a focus on cold-pressed, raw, organic juices and healthy snacks, the juice bar is designed to provide functional production space for the brand and comfortable work and meeting space for its customers.
Strass Residence is a new family home recently completed by Matt Fajkus Architecture in collaboration with general contractor Sett Studio. The house is located in Austin, Texas. The L-Shaped configuration of the Strass Residence aims to subtly incorporate itself into the existing neighborhood fabric, while tucking the larger two-story private wing away from the street. […]
Bracketed Space House is a spacious Texas dwelling designed by American studio Matt Fajkus Architecture. This 4,849-square-foot home was designed for a young urban family and is located on a sloped site in the city of Austin. Incorporating the site’s dynamic landscape into the daily life of its residents, the [Bracketed Space] House is designed as […]
Designed by Matt Fajkus Architecture, the Dusky Thrush House is a single-family residence in west Austin that expresses modernity while complying with strict Home Owner’s Associate (HOA) rules. The client enjoys frequently hosting and entertaining guests and the kitchen/dining/living area is therefore designed to be the core of the house. The kitchen island has visibility […]
This Austin house was completed recently by Matt Fajkus Architecture. Description by Matt Fajkus Architecture: Austin’s Bouldin Creek neighborhood provides a unique and ever-changing context to the Main Stay House. The challenges were both cultural and site-specific. The Main Stay House exists as a simple and straightforward proposal – an architectural experiment on domesticity – […]