Shell Residence (2008) in Karuizawa, Japan designed by Kotaro Ide of ARTechnic Japan. Due to the harsh environment, building decay was a major design issue. Therefore, the building was lifted off of the ground and built out of reinforced concrete.
Ryan Thewes Architect is a fully licensed architectural firm practicing out of Nashville , TN. Ryan's background in Organic Architecture comes from working for Don Erickson and Robert Green, both former apprentices to Frank Lloyd Wright as well as working for Bart Prince, a former Bruce Goff apprentice. Ryan's designs fuse these organic principles with modern architecture and green building practices to create a unique style that has continued to gain national attention.