This design combines the concepts of “Interior/Exterior Living” that take into account human interaction and space & energy reduction. This is achieved through the integration of strategically placed outdoor rooms that create harmonious transitions from inside to out.
CALA – as Sebastian Mariscal’s design mission – incorporates these four elements integrally to increase human experience and quality of life.
Invite the people and organizations that make each community unique to take part in the development of a project from its conception stage. Developing the social structure of a space in parallel to the physical environment is crucial to creating a place that is engaging.
Design to maximize open green space within dense urban environments through the integration of Landscape, Architecture, and Art, and a passion for environments that encourage human engagement.
Projects are conceived around the idea of green space. Open green space is essential to creating vital urban communities that are socially, psychologically, physically, and nutritionally beneficial for people of all ages and abilities.
They understand art as a vital form of expression that is critical to both defining and strengthening communities. Their projects look for spaces as an integral medium for the arts, providing opportunities to create and experience art.
Report by sebastianmariscal.com
Photos by Yoshi Koitani and Michael Sylvester