A weathered shell opening a warm and light filled stage to a small mountain town in the foothills of Colorado. 2012 | Idaho Springs, CO | 800 SFRead more "Clear Creek Music Pavilion"
A modest passive solar home designed for “aging in place” with an open and universally accessible plan. The materials reflect the arid foothills: beetle kill pine paneling and siding, douglas fir columns, moss rock walls, and even a glass bottle constellation of Orion. 2013 | Evergreen, CO | 1,200 SFRead more "Bootleg Way Ranch"
Perched among the pines on a lava bluff above the canyons of Zion National Park, the equestrian center draws from its natural surroundings and materials. The log structural frame is harvested and milled on site and the lava rock bluff flows in to the lower facade veneer. The concentric design and earth bermed structure draws […]Read more "Kolob Mountain Ranch"
Ranch planning excels by understanding the core values of the client. Each rancher brings a new set of considerations and passions: horse care and circulation, sustainable agriculture, irrigation needs, efficiency, a traditional lifestyle. Each plan revolves around these personal values to bring the network of infrastructure and the natural environment in to harmony. Designer / […]Read more "Ranch Planning"
A modern and functional desert home nestled at the base of Mount Kinesava. Carefully planned windows bring the National Park and desert mesa views in to each room for an intimate and natural experience. 2011 | Springdale, UT | 2,800 SF Project Designer / Project Manager for Stempel Form, PCRead more "Kinesava Cubist Home"
Overlooking the Virgin River, this modest home captures big views and embraces the desert grit right up to the door step. 2010 | Virgin, UT | 1,200 SF Project Manager for Stempel Form, PCRead more "Desert View Home"
2009 | Springdale, UT | 10,000 SF Completed with Stempel Form, PCRead more "Cliffrose Lodge River Suites"
This off-grid artists home reclaimed an existing garage and restored a former crusher fines processing site in the Utah Desert. The homes rustic materials protect and shade a cool and light interior. The home meets LEED for Homes requirements and is pending certification. 2009 | Virgin, UT | 1,400 SF Designer / LEED Manager for Stempel Form, PCRead more "Utah Farmhouse"
2008 | Springdale, UT Job Captain for Stempel Form, PCRead more "Blue Sage Retail Shops"
RISD was accepted in to the second DOE Solar Decathlon and completed an 800 sf, completely off-grid home on the National Mall. The project included automatic thermal external shades, a roof garden, phase change cooling batteries, solar PV and solar thermal hot water. 2005 | Washington, DC + Providence, RI | 800 SF Completed while […]Read more "RISD Solar Home"