a stealth building that becomes one with the landscaperead
this house design was a collaboration with the owners, a master jeweler and a contemporary artist. one of the key ideas was the house would be a vessel to house their extensive collections of art and design objects. the house opens onto a dense subtropical forest at the rear. the colour palette of the house allows the building to recede into the background. externally the house is a stealth like object that disappears into the landscape. internally the walls are the neutral background that heighten the experience of viewing the contemporary art collection.