The French word 'bricolage' describes a person able to transform everyday objects and materials into innovative inventions.The focus of the studio has been the reintepretation of the true California life style, through research and new uses for ordinary and sustainable building materials. It also has as its priority sustainable architecture through the use of new technologies. The studio operates as a workshop of designers from all different disciplines, thus able to stretch its scope from architecture and interiors to landscape, product, event, exhibition, and graphic design. The studio also fosters strategic partnerships with other architectural firms with different expertise in order to encompass a broad range and scale of projects. This enables the studio to stay flexible to meet the changing demands of today's construction industry.