VJAA: Vincent James Associates Architects

VJAA: Vincent James Associates Architects

Vincent James, Jennifer Yoos


one of the severe adulation that follows VJAA anywhere they construct, you will find phrases like swish, attractive, chic, quiet, vintage, disciplined, and light-weight all suggesting the type of alchemy that makes the paintings of this Minnesota-based enterprise so extremely popular. The magic they practice marrying the easy types of modernism with the wealthy fabrics in their websites in a considerate framework that encourages social interplay and environmental accountability is thoroughly illustrated and defined during this monograph, which inspires the very characteristics that make their paintings so seductive and compelling.

A former furnishings maker, primary Vincent James brings the woodworker's appreciation of fabrics, info, joinery, and constitution to the firm's paintings, which the following comprises either their award-winning homes reminiscent of the Dayton and Type/Variant homes and institutional tasks, reminiscent of the Minneapolis Rowing membership, Tulane college heart, and St. John's Abbey and Monastery Guesthouse. in addition to an introductory essay via Hashim Sarkis, companions Vincent James and Jennifer Yoos supply an enthralling and insightful portrait in their gifted younger firm.

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