On this short and linear urban plot, these two basic rectangular forms fit across and down the length of the lot, exploiting the opportunities of using the entire site to engage indoor-outdoor living spaces on every level.
About Dror Baldinger
Dror Baldinger, FAIA, is an architectural photographer based in San Antonio, Texas. His practice includes a panorama of projects, from commercial and educational projects, to jewel houses.
An architectural education, a career as an award-winning architect and design director, and elevation to Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) are fully focused through Dror's camera lenses, and inform his photographic compositions of architecture and interior design. His images facilitate aesthetic engagement and sculptural exploration of designed space.
LOCATION: San Antonio, Texas
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