Wynord Thomas Jr

Wynord Thomas Jr

Los Angeles, CA, US


Local Boathouse

Given the opportunity to construct a boat storage facility on a lot near LSU University Lake, the idea of sustainability became the dawning subject of interest. On the site I noticed how the trees began to frame certain views. Wanting to create a strong sense of relation between indoor and outdoor, my idea was birthed from the relationship of trees as shelter. Trees provide a strong sense of relationship between sheltered and unsheltered space. Playing off this relationship, the project begins to bring the outdoors in and creates a type of architecture that enhances the environment itself.

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Status: School Project
Location: Baton Rouge, LA, US
My Role: Sole Designer