Top 10 buildings with the original design
• The top 10 buildings with the original design
The American Institute of Architects named the top 10 prize winners of houses 2016
These buildings have won thanks to its outstanding and original design, but also because of the way they are integrated into the environment, whether it is house to house homeless people or architectural masterpiece in the Hawaiian Islands.
Here are the 10 winners.
10. Hog Pen Creek Retreat Building Design in Austin, Texas, was created by the architects of Lake | Flato Architects. There is a 23-meter swimming pool and huge windows through which the interior of the building blends harmoniously with the environment.
9. A stunning view of the mountains opens from the windows of the building Independence Pass Residence in Aspen, Colorado. building designer became Bolin Sivinsky Jackson. There is, perhaps, the most stylish fireplace in the world.
8. Farmington, park in Minnesota - is the place where are the comfortable tourist lodges. They are built of cedar and pine, so the smell inside the houses are simply stunning.
7. Building Island Residence on the island of Honolulu, Hawaii - a modern interpretation of Hawaiian and Japanese architecture. Porch of the house - the perfect place for sunbathing.
6. College Commonwealth Honors College at the University of Massachusetts - a real campus. This complex is located 1 500 beds in seven buildings.
5. And in Los Angeles, Leo Daley became the center of designer accommodation for the homeless for the US Veterans Affairs. The complex includes 55 apartments. There are about 4 thousand. Veterans who are homeless.
4. This building is located in the area of Mission Bay in San Francisco. Here live 150 poor families, as well as a variety of restaurants and shops. In addition, it is home of the family that used to be homeless.
3. Company Duvall Decker Architects has designed spacious building Oak Ridge House in Jackson. The house was designed in order to attract travelers from around the world. Pool also contributes to this.
2. Another building, which blends harmoniously into the surrounding nature - it Newberg Residence in Newberg, Oregon. You can literally dive into the pool directly from your bedroom. Architects of Cutler Anderson Architects have created a surprisingly large room, which is a continuation of a soothing nature.
1. Cloverdale749 in Los Angeles - another building, was among the winners. Architects from the firm Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects have created a modern design that contrasts with the Southern California architecture. Elegance, almost ephemeral - these traits inherent in this building.