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From B.C. to California, the West Coast is world renowned for its Culture, strong connexion to nature, freedom and a multiculturalism. All of these aspects are beautifully linked and reflected in what we call West Coast Style. Whether it may be in terms of lifestyle, art, or culture, our Community Blog desires to discover and explore this unique style through different aspects, souls and interpretations.

  • PEOPLE


    Coast Modern is an independent documentary about the West Coast Modernism, directed by Mike Bernard and Gavin Froome. The documentary propose a travel up the Pacific Northwest coastline, from Los Angeles to Vancouver, to discover the roots of the West Coast modernist architecture.

LAST ARTICLES

what you sleep on matters...and so does sleep.
what you sleep on matters...and so does sleep.

To design with the envirornment in mind, especially when it comes to something you use every day (or night) for about a 1/3 of your life. 

British Columbia Mountain's photography
British Columbia Mountain's photography

The beauty of British Columbia‘s mountains. Photos by Lucas Kratochwil.

Mountain realistic paintings
Mountain realistic paintings

Collection of large scale oil paintings depicting the Pacific North West's geographical landmarks. These realistic paintings help to raise awareness of the interaction of people and nature and the importance of our natural treasures.

FEATURED

  • Interior Design Show 2018; Vancouver 21-23 Sept.

    IDS Vancouver, the Pacific platform and exhibition for Interior Design and Furniture, it always has been, for all the people that love design, an event that has not to be missed.

    Also this year, with more than 200  exhibitors, plenty of famous guests, more cutting-edge furnishings, home objects, and prototypes, ...

YOUR POST

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    Alberto Bicego | Friday, 16 November 2018

    Vancouver fall....in love!

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    Cinzia | Sunday, 25 February 2018

    West coast in white!

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What does West Coast Style mean to you? As the West Coast is so rich in diversity, we encourage the public to become community members of WCS and share their personal views on what they believe is truly West Coast. 


Whether it may be in a form of photograph, a short story, or simply sharing your opinions and ideas....we welcome your unique contributions on what the West Coast means to you!

AWARD

  • Architecture

    LIGHTHOUSE, Nelson, BC 
 A veritable beacon shining out to Kootenay Lake, the fittingly named “Lighthouse Residence” is nestled within a tree-lined landscape just outside Nelson, British Columbia 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    LIGHTHOUSE, Nelson, BC

    A veritable beacon shining out to Kootenay Lake, the fittingly named “Lighthouse Residence” is nestled within a tree-lined landscape just outside Nelson, British Columbia

    5.0/5 rating 1 vote

  • Art

    On the Pacific West Coast, we exist within the style 
 When I think about West Coast style, for myself, it is all about the untamed land and waterways. 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    On the Pacific West Coast, we exist within the style

    When I think about West Coast style, for myself, it is all about the untamed land and waterways.

    5.0/5 rating (2 votes)

  • Artisanship

    Robert Dewey: The beautiful light of wood 
 Wood is a beautiful material. Warm, elegant, strong and flexible..., but when is sliced in thin sheets and illuminated from inside, it reveal a new dimension of beauty,  unexpected and exciting! 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    Robert Dewey: The beautiful light of wood

    Wood is a beautiful material. Warm, elegant, strong and flexible..., but when is sliced in thin sheets and illuminated from inside, it reveal a new dimension of beauty,  unexpected and exciting!

    5.0/5 rating (3 votes)

  • Furniture

    Robert Dewey: The beautiful light of wood 
 Wood is a beautiful material. Warm, elegant, strong and flexible..., but when is sliced in thin sheets and illuminated from inside, it reveal a new dimension of beauty,  unexpected and exciting! 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    Robert Dewey: The beautiful light of wood

    Wood is a beautiful material. Warm, elegant, strong and flexible..., but when is sliced in thin sheets and illuminated from inside, it reveal a new dimension of beauty,  unexpected and exciting!

    5.0/5 rating (3 votes)

  • Interiors

    Lighthouse Interior design 
 Lighthouse Residence is located just outside Nelson, British Columbia, and it’s featured by a careful attention to the materials used in the design, with Cedar, Fir, and mixed metals all... 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    Lighthouse Interior design

    Lighthouse Residence is located just outside Nelson, British Columbia, and it’s featured by a careful attention to the materials used in the design, with Cedar, Fir, and mixed metals all...

    5.0/5 rating 1 vote

  • Photograpy

    West Coast Nature 
 This is my persona interpretation of the west coast beauty, caught through natural details, atmospheres, lights 
 

	
		

				

						
						
						
						
						
			
		
			

		
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    West Coast Nature

    This is my persona interpretation of the west coast beauty, caught through natural details, atmospheres, lights

    5.0/5 rating 1 vote

    THE WEST COAST AWARD
    We believe that artistic and professional achievements must be recognized! Subscribers are allowed (and encouraged!) to vote for their favourite articles they see featured on WCS. Each month we will display the project, product, architecture or the piece of art which has gained the higest votes from our subscribers.
    Every year then (in September precisely), we will assign for every category a special "West Coast style Award" to the project which best interpreted the idea of West Coast Style.


    ABOUT THE AWARDS:
    How i can vote the projects?
    How i can propouse my projects?
    How are the awards assigned?

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