ARCHITECTURE IS MORE

  • than just beauty
  • than just space
  • than just function
  • than just rooms
  • than just buildings

PAINTBALL

03/05/2019
The unadorned concrete is discontinuous only at entry. A simple box plan. The lower retaining wall pulls away from the box to carve a small plaza out of the hill. Materials are limited to: exposed concrete, glass set to stops cast in panels, and painted steel. The client desired a highly durable building with limited openings. The design expresses this rugged approach as a simple concrete box. Materials are limited to: exposed concrete, glass, and painted steel, which grant a strong visual impact. The concrete panels only break at the retail entry at street level. The lower retaining wall pulls away from the box to carve a small plaza ou