Sobieski Pool House

South Pasadena

Oonagh Ryan as project manager/architect at Koning Eizenberg

A 650 square foot off-the-grid simple “art box” is designed to accommodate a variety of uses including; pool cabana, a guest retreat and art display.

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Large expansive walls feature the owner’s art collection, energy efficient triple wall polycarbonate panels provide diffused natural daylight without heat gain and exposed construction materials inside add interest. 


2012 AIA Los Angeles, Citation  

2014 AIA National Housing Award


Published Architectural Record, Jan 2012

Published Azure, Jan 2013

Published Los Angeles Times, June 2013

Photos © Eric Staudenmaier