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Bridge House / Wilfred John Oskar Armster

  • 00:00 - 23 December, 2010
Bridge House / Wilfred John Oskar Armster
Bridge House / Wilfred John Oskar Armster, © Curt Clayton
© Curt Clayton

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  • Architects

    Wilfred John Oskar Armster, AIA
  • Location

    Ann Arbor, United States
  • Project Team

    Sven Armster, Sarah Armster, Vered Mishkal, James Kuhn
  • Structural Engineer

    Michael Horton Associates, Inc.
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The Bridge House horizontally nestles into its surrounding.  Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan and designed by Wilfred John Oskar Armster, the home blurs the lines of interior and exterior through window location, materials, and open air spaces.  Follow the break for more photographs and drawings.

© Curt Clayton
© Curt Clayton

The Bridge House received a 2009 AIA Connecticut Built Design Award.  The jury commented, "The building is all about careful, artful siting. It has a taut simplicity. The way it sits in the landscape and the landscape itself are perfect. It is all about place. It looks like a big slab of granite, but

© Curt Clayton
© Curt Clayton

one that is not hitting the ground. The building illustrates the fact that you do not have to spend a lot of dollars for an excellent project."

© Curt Clayton
© Curt Clayton
Cite: "Bridge House / Wilfred John Oskar Armster" 23 Dec 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/98422/bridge-house-wilfred-john-oskar-armster/> ISSN 0719-8884
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