Architect Savin J. Couelle was featured in the book Handmade Houses: A Century of Earth-Friendly House Design. Visit his website for more amazing designs. Note how the interiors are modern and organic, while the exteriors are classic Mediterranean mansions.
Image source: Couelle.com
4 thoughts on “Architect Savin J. Couëlle”
This gentleman truly is an artist.
I’ve never seen anyone combine ferrocement with traditional architecture in this way. He really is a superb architect.
Don’t cut yourself so short. I believe you are quite brilliant yourself. I do appreciate how he used the rebar because THIS is exactly how I plan to create the false illusion of my Hobbit home being under the large hill side. It was great to see how he used it to create such a beautiful home in my opinion.
Thanks. As you can see, you can create almost any curved surface imaginable with rebar, mesh and plaster.