David Hertz Architects FAIA & The Studio of Environmental Architecture

El Medio


el medio house

This house takes full advantage of its sloped site by providing multiple scenic vistas. The house includes a martial arts dojo with with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass walls, providing a dramatic framed view over the cascading waterfall and infinity pool to the Pacific Palisades below. Above this, the outdoor patio and master bedroom suites also command views of the neighborhood as well.

Project Details

Year: 2014
Location: Pacific Palisades, CA
Typology: single family residence
Program: 3 bed, 2.5 bath
Size: 3,800 sqft