Architect Lorcan O’Herlihy created a remarkable residence for himself and his wife, Cornelia, just off Pacific Avenue in Venice, California. Photos by: Misha Gravenor  Photo 3 of 8 in These 8 Unusual Windows Will Take You by Surprise from Ways to Use Fiber-Cement Panels

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For the design of his own home in Venice, California, architect Lorcan O'Herlihy selected a panelized exterior system infilled with windows of varying sizes, operability, and opacity to screen out and optimize select views. The result is a facade that has a graphic quality to it that acts as a functional composition of both solid and void.