5,732 organic elements Exterior Design Photos

Goforth Gill Architects
3 Reviews
Vashon Residence
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mix of geometric concrete pavers with organic elements (large rocks)
“mixed surfaces” — darkkcanuck
Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
10 Reviews
Cartwright Road
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Stepping stones bring organic element to traditional house
“Pathway” — melodysmith
vanvolk
Another favorite
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High, open window/wall and love the roof overhang with organic/wood elements; very cool that it continues from exterior to interior.
“roof detail underside” — rmccaul
Northern Virginia Painting Professionals
We have been working in the Northern Virginia and Maryland area for over a decade and have many happy clients on both sides of the beltway.
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Re:modern Design
3 Reviews
Breezeway by the Sea
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beach house with sweeping ocean views. The original 1970's house was a single vertical shaft. Our design intervention is to add horizontal spaces and elements to connect it more closely to the landscape. Design and photo by Re:modern Design
Organic architecture. A style that was very popular
Organic architecture. A style that was very popular during the era is enjoying new life, with architects updating the buildings, retrofitting them for modern life and adding on to them in ways that enhance the original architecture.
“DREAM HOME” — moooory
Noel Cross+Architects
6 Reviews
Breakers Beach House
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at nightfall. Notable are the numerous passive solar design elements: careful attention to overhangs and shading devices at South- and West-facing glass to control heat gain, and passive ventilation via high windows in the tower elements, all are significant contributors to the structure’s energy efficiency
shading of south- and west-facing windows through trellises and towers that are used for ventilating warm air. These linked elements work well with the larger design, which has an organic quality, as if the house has evolved piece by piece over time.
shading of south- and west-facing windows through trellises and towers that are used for ventilating warm air. These linked elements work well with the larger design, which has an organic quality, as if the house has evolved piece by piece over time.
“House” — lexie1111
Shannon Malone
Rear Exterior
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Porch columns are organic and lovely
Organic forms! Blending architecture with natural features! Gorgeous statement.
style, one of Marc Whitman's main sources of architectural inspiration. Another source of inspiration are other artists and architects who build organic structures, such as Antonio Gaudí and San Diego artist James Hubbell.When you're designing your home, Marc advises, spend time in other spaces to find
“Best outdoor living area” — Kathleen Helton
Daly Genik
Valley Center House
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because of its applied nature. You can apply it to sunshades, light shelves, security devices, privacy elements, freestanding sculptures and wind blocks. Unlike some of the other devices, these movable elements can be used simultaneously in different ways around a structure without feeling overdone. They’re
entering the rooms. They provide shade for the exterior space and can be closed when the bedrooms are unoccupied. And, while they appear as solid elements, their perforations allow some light through as well as cooling breezes. When to use: Of all the applications discussed, this solution can be adapted
because of its applied nature. You can apply it to sunshades, light shelves, security devices, privacy elements, freestanding sculptures and wind blocks. Unlike some of the other devices, these movable elements can be used simultaneously in different ways around a structure without feeling overdone. They’re
“Passive design” — Marinus Venter
Hufft Projects
2 Reviews
Baulinder Haus
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are shaded by the overhanging second floor above to prohibit solar heat gain, but allow for passive solar heating in the winter. Other sustainable elements of the home include a geothermal heat pump HVAC system, energy efficient windows and sprayed foam insulation. The exterior wood is a vertical shiplap
Environmental Protection Agency for their Indoor airPLUS qualified homes, and is working toward Energy Star qualification. Machiche and steel screening elements provide depth and texture to front facade.
Black stucco has an organic feel and would not compete with other structural elements.
of the Mississippi. Hufft said he drew inspiration from the wood-clad house’s “clean lines and modern planes and volumes.” Instead of copying the elements of Breuer’s design, however, Hufft “expanded upon them in ways that fit our site and our specific program,” he says. Let’s take a tour of the house
“pekny dreveny obklad” — rskripko
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