HAWK HOUSE AIA PROGRESSIVE ARCHITECTURE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE 2012
2012 AIA PROGRESSIVE ARCHITECTURE(P/A) AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
HAWK HOUSE 2011-12 CAPE SABLE ISLAND NOVA SCOTIA ANDREW KING / AK A
on the absolute southern tip of nova scotia, film is the driver for many of the formal, spatial and material development of the work. the house became defined as a series of lenses defining view planes and engagement of the landscape, the views and specific objects within those views. a raw, robust, context driven materiality is developed through an understanding of the community and its industry.
Hawk House, Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia, Canada Client Angela Silver Architect Andrew King, Westmount, Quebec, Canada—Andrew King; Nicolay Boyadjiev (project partner); Guy McLintock (models) Size 1,200 square feet