Kosta Residence, Santa Monica
The Kosta residence consist of a residence for the owner and 2 units at the rear of the site. The beach cottage design provides numerous open decks that have a view of the ocean and also features shading and folding shutters for solar protection. Both the residence and units have rooftop solar panels and are surrounded by sustainable landscape with shaded courtyard areas. Large expanses of glass work with an open plan to relate to the interior spaces with the outdoor gardens. The interior is highlighted by the double height living space and open kitchen.