Casa de los Arboles


Conceptual design for an 85,000 square foot, five-story mixed use project proposed for downtown Austin, Texas. Project was to be a model of energy efficiency, sustainable design and construction containing educational, office, retail, residential and structured parking components.

    • Building orientation and massing for optimal solar exposure / protection
    • Emphasis on vegetated pedestrian spaces, including a roof garden
    • Residential units ranging from affordable to high end
    • Convenient downtown location to minimize vehicular travel

Client: American Institute for Learning
Completed: 1996



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