Tag Archives: Mexico

Reimagined in Mexico

Social housing is something that concerns almost every society and because of this the impact of architecture and interior design on social housing has been great. Built for practicality and to stand the test of time, social housing leans more towards utilitarian than it does to grandiose. Often these buildings are given over to private residents as is the case with this project.

the Desert house

The Klein Residence by Ohlhausen DuBois Architects located on a rugged hillside site in the desert, the design resonates with the sublime, timeless quality of region providing the ideal setting for living with a contemporary art collection. The house was designed around specific works of art including pieces by Ellsworth Kelly, Kiki Smith, Richard Serra and Donald Judd.  A contrast to the panoramic views and...