Shore Vista Boat Dock / Bercy Chen Studio

© Paul Bardagjy & Ryan Michael

Architects: Bercy Chen Studio, LP
Location: Austin, ,
Design Principal: Thomas Bercy and Calvin Chen
Project Architect: Thomas Bercy, Calvin Chen, and Dan Loe
Project Manager: Daniel Loe
Project Team: Brad Purrington, Daniel Arellano, Fred Hubnik
Completion: 2011
Area: 1600 sf
Photography: Paul Bardagjy and Ryan Michael

© Paul Bardagjy & Ryan Michael

Located on a bend in Lake Austin across from Canyonland Nature Preserve, the site is suggestive of the elliptical form that maximizes the beautiful views of the undulating hills beyond. The rounded edges of the dock peel away, allowing more of the landscape to be captured into the visual frame.

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Cite: "Shore Vista Boat Dock / Bercy Chen Studio" 16 Dec 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 28 May 2015. <>