A project that maximizes experience and imagination through design ingenuity & digital fabrication, the Gourd was brought to life by over 40 Overland Pheasants (employees) under the care and direction of Patrick Winn.
People Sized Bird House. Built from 12 GA plate steel wrapping a steel octahedron & perforated with over 1,000 mason jars.
World Architecture News Temporary Spaces Long List Finalist 2015
AIA Texas Society of Architects Design Award 2015
Architizer A+ Awards Self-initiated Projects Jury and Popular Vote Winner 2015
World Architecture News Small Spaces Award Long List Finalist 2014
American Steel Institute IDEAS2 Award Honorable Mention 2014
Architect’s Newspaper Best Fabrication 2014
AIA San Antonio Honor Award 2014
A very special thanks to the product suppliers & sponsors: Overland Partners Architects, River City Industries, Chris Jones – Laser cutting, Alamo Crosslink Powder Coating, Ben Brewer – Powder Coating, Datum Engineers, Area Real Estate, Gates Machine, Alamo Hardwoods, Jarden Home Brands, Triple S Steel, We couldn’t have done it without you!
Photography by: Scott Adams & Fernando Ortega
Cocoon fort for children & young at heart.
Art installation. Study in bio-mimicry and mechanomorphics
Designed with James Haynes
AIA Austin Studio Award 2009
43' tall tensegrity dedication to Professor Alan Stacell.
Custom built.... just for you!
Patrick Winn has worked with Overland Partners Architects since 2003, participating on multiple Award winning & Published projects. These are some of the Overland projects that he feels blessed to have been a part of: