Set in a visible hillside area above Sunset Boulevard, the Openhouse by XTEN Architecture appears as a simple folded line with recessed glass planes, a strong sculptural form at the scale of the site.

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

The minimalist logic of the architecture is transformed by direct and indirect connections to nature.

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

Openhouse, Hollywood, CA, by XTEN Architecture in main architecture  Category

With the glass walls completely open the house becomes a platform defined by an abstract roof plane, a palette of natural materials, hillside, gardens and the views.