The goal was to modernize and brighten what was a cramped and compartmentalized 1960s Brown and Kaufman home. Completed in two phases, several interior walls were first removed to open up the living space, bring in more natural light, and improve the overall flow.
Mariko Reed is an architectural photographer. She was born in Hawaii and raised with a combination of Japanese sensitivity and American ingenuity.
The daughter of a general contractor and a fashion executive, she brings a unique sensibility to her photographs. While attending photography school, she discovered her quiet patience was the perfect match for architectural photography. Her work focuses on capturing images with respect to the natural light and feeling of a space.
LOCATION: San Francisco and Honolulu
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In a sky-high condominium overlooking the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Bjørn Design’s use of a neutral color palette mixed with blond and dark-gray oaks, creates a relaxed canvas upon which is dabbed the client’s favorite colors – blue and purple.
Klopf Architecture completely remodeled this once dark Eichler house in Palo Alto creating a more open, bright and functional family home.
Klopf Architecture designed and Van Gelder Construction built a new Sacramento modern residence to replace an existing ranch home. The owners, who previously lived in a Streng home (similar to an Eichler), liked clean lines, simple details, and openness to the outdoors.
Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects and Henry Calvert of Calvert Ventures Designed and built a new warm, modern, Eichler-inspired, open, indoor-outdoor home on a deeper-than-usual San Mateo Highlands property where an original Eichler house had burned to the ground.
Klopf Architecture and Outer space Landscape Architects designed a new warm, modern, open, indoor-outdoor home in Los Altos, California. Inspired by mid-century modern homes with today’s materials, approaches, standards, and technologies.