Via Verde is a 222-unit affordable living development built on a former brownfield site in Bronx, New York. Designed by Dattner Architects and Grimshaw Architects, the project combines high-rise, mid-rise and townhouse residential structures unified by a common color scheme that includes bright red, orange, and yellow highlights.
BCJ designed the Halls Ridge Knoll Guest House, in San Francisco, California. Photo: Nic Lehoux
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson's contribution to the single-family housing category is the latest in a long line of thoughtfully modern luxury dwellings incorporating the firm's signature moves – copious glazing, a rigorous and logical timber structure, and living spaces that blend indoor and outdoor spaces. The Halls Ridge Knoll Guest House, located in San Francisco, California is a simple shed-roof structure sited among oaks on a sloping lot, surrounded by a generous deck, adjacent to a large swimming pool.
A complete list of the winners includes:
Photo: Will AustinEagle Ridge; Eastsound, Washington
by Gary Gladwish Architecture
Photo: Nic LehouxHalls Ridge Knoll Guest House; San Francisco
by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
Photo: Steve MundingerHouse in the Mountains; Colorado
Photo: Patrick WongLake View Residence; Austin, Texas
by Alterstudio Architecture LLP
Photo: David Sundberg/ EstoVia Verde - The Green Way; Bronx, New York
by Dattner Architects and Grimshaw Architects
Photo: Benjamin Benschneider
West Campus Housing - Phase I; Seattle
The jury comprised: Kathleen Dorgan, AIA, Dorgan Architecture & Planning; John Isch, AIA, RWA Architects, Inc.; R. Thomas Jones, AIA, California Polytechnic State University; Stephen Sharpe, Hon. AIA and Charles L. Travis, AIA, The Housing Studio, P.A.