Texas Architect - Jan/Feb 2013: Residential Design
In this edition, we have included a collection ofhouses that illustrates the extensive collaborationnecessary for an effective relationshipbetween architect and client. This dialogueresults in homes that are true to the ideas anddesires of the people who inhabit them. Distinctlifestyles and budgets are fully expressed in thehouse that grew around a kitchen; in a modest,transportable home; a playful pool house; ahouse that embraces a tree; and in a collectionof homes that resolved an important need forurban housing.
Modesty is a Virtue by Ben Koush, AIA 30 Texas Architect 1/2 2013 Project The Fisher Street House, Houston Clients Rick Russell and Kathleen Smith Architect Donna Kacmar, FAIA Design team Donna Kacmar, FAIA; Alan Creech, AIA Photographers Julie Pizzo Wood; Charlotte Wood; Luis Ayala