Ventana Canyon House
Architects & Firms
Record Houses 2009
Villa 1 Vienna Way Residence House for a Photographer II Dutchess County Guest House Brick-Weave House Upstate New York House N House YTL Residence Desert City House House Ijburg House in Carapicuiba House in Garrison House on TownLine Road Pencalenick House Ventana Canyon House
Program: A two-story 8,380-square-foot family vacation villa.
Design concept and solution: Set in the Catalina foothills overlooking Tucson, this vacation villa, clad in steel plates, features a cantilevered second story. The post-tensioned concrete slab extension allows this level to have panoramic views.
Rick Joy Architects
Personnel in architect's firm who should receive special credit:
Project architect: Dale Rush, Michael Kothke
Project team: Madeline Gradillas, Cade Hayes, Chris Ford
Structural Engineer: Harris Engineering
W.J. Lang Construction
Steel structure and cladding:
Parson’s Steel Erectors