Kosta Residence, Santa Monica
The Kosta residence is on a sloping site in Santa Monica. The beach cottage design provides numerous open decks that have a view of the ocean and also features operable panels of glass doors that fully open the house to the outdoors and natural ventilation. The residence is surrounded by sustainable landscape with shaded courtyard areas. Large expanses of glass work with an open plan to relate interior spaces with the outdoor gardens. The interior is highlighted by the double height living space, open kitchen and stair.