Collection by Aileen Kwun

Bold, Modern Fences That Challenge the Norm


Bringing new forms to their function, these unconventional structures go beyond the prototypical white picket in favor of more adventurous building materials—including Cor-ten steel and the landscape itself.

The snaking structure doesn’t merely copy the surrounding landscape; instead, it employs a layering of elemental forms...
The house that Henri Sayes designed for himself and his wife, Nicole Stock, is distinguished by a cutaway in the cedar...
A living wall planted with succulents creates a “view” where there was none.
The gap between the house and the fence creates a small patio with space for raised bed vegetable gardening.
A key aspect of the renovation was ensuring the privacy of the resident, whose frontyard formerly exposed the home to...
An ipe deck slopes sharply skyward behind Amy Persin’s house in Menlo Park, California, creating a secluded backyard...
With its vertical wood slats, the garden fence helps unify the main house and the smaller shed.

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