Gallery: Beautiful Student-Built Prefab Office Wins AIA Citation


A design/build project at the California Academy of Art turned out to be an award-winning affair for a group of five architecture students who built this beautiful prefabricated outdoor office. Located in San Anselmo, California, the P.A.A.V. (which stands for Pre-fabricated Adaptive Auxilary Volume) was built during an intensive 3-month period on a limited budget with a number of recycled and reclaimed materials. Not only did the students learn a ton during the project, but they took home a citation from the East Bay AIA in their Exceptional Residential 2010: Bay Area Regional Design Awards.

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