The Choreography of Place
of Place is achieved when the environment,
built form and human activity intersect seamlessly.
My approach to the design of architecture is
to compose a structural object around a dance
of life. Planning around this dance creates
an environment where the surrounding elements
harmonize with the tasks of my clients. I work
to enable the occupants of the spaces I create
to see, hear and feel what they want when they
want; protecting them from distractions while
framing their inspirations.
is based on the environment of each site and
the programs of each client; on the inherent
qualities of each material and on the requirements
of each jurisdiction. I believe architecture
is rewarding when the efficient and functional
merge with the beautiful and inspirational.
I plan for precise movement and arrange the
visual perspectives to enhance the experience
of the building users. The choreography extends
to the technologies that make modern life comfortable
and interconnected, and to the complex processes
that are involved in creating habitable structures.
The basis for my architecture is supporting
the occupants at the ideal level for the task
at hand. I want the dance to be comfortable
yet stimulating. I design the space to be controlled