Costa Rica Architect, Surreal Art On Line, Fine Art and Paintings For Sale.
Welcome to the online home of Michael H. Cranford- cutting edge artist, architect and consultant arriving in Central America from Colorado in 2000. Michael set his sites on increasing the awareness of our fading emotional connection to nature. Through his surreal art, home designs, blueprints and bio-mimicry consulting, Michael leads clients to a full understanding of reflection, sustainability and form following function. Michael creates comfortable and breezy custom home plans for tropical living. Your custom home, resort or lodge should enhance your environment, provide employment, support conservation, preserve while educating.
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Whether you are in the mountains of Costa Rica, Boquete, Panama or near the beaches of Bocas del Torro. Biologically inspired homes lead to eco logical designed tropical home designs. Green design and building philosophies teach new skills and encourage sustainable methods of building within your community. Michael consults with Costa Architects and the best green designers of ecolodges and resorts in Costa Rica, building custom homes and demonstrating eco friendly building techniques in Panama, Costa Rica and The Caribbean.
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Engineer and Building Coordinator for Custom, Biologically-Inspired Homes and Eco Tourism Projects. Consultation and Blueprint Drafting from $45/hr. plus travel expenses. Site Visitation from $500 to $1500 in Costa Rica and Panama. Minimum Retainer-$1000 includes 24 hours of drafting and consultation. Travel & Administrative $25/hr.
Surreal Paintings For Sale by Michael H. Cranford. Costa Rica Architect, Giclee Prints For Sale On Line, Surreal Art On Line. Michael paints in oil and acrylic on canvas and consults with leaders and students interesting in biomimicry. Solutions in architecture born from observing nature in its most pristine state, deriving innovation from nature where the rainforest meets the sea. Michael's studio is located on The Osa Peninsula in Southern Costa Rica.
The Artist: Surreal and Seascape paintings in Oil and Acrylics available online in original or giclee prints. Purchase Prices: Originals from $750 to $6500 / Giclees from $450 to $1150
The Architect: Designer, Consultant, Environmental Artist and Surreal Painter in Costa Rica. Michael also paints in oil and acrylic on canvas, and also consults with leaders and students interesting in biomimicry. Solutions in architecture born from observing nature in its most pristine state, deriving innovation from nature where the rainforest meets the sea. Michael's studio is located on The Osa Peninsula in Southern Costa Rica. Michael Lectures and Teaches universities and industry to promote the application of Fibonacci in design, engineering and practical net zero energy workshops, seminars and lectures.