The Rocky Knoll Sauna compliments a family compound outside of the alpine hamlet of Marble, Colorado. A burnt cedar exterior wraps the simple sauna, creating privacy and defining space: a bench in the sun, an outdoor shower, a secret courtyard. The shadowy form embraces the undergrowth of the forrest and opens to the surrounding snow […]Read more "Rocky Knoll Sauna"
Rising from the pine forest, this small modern home overlooks a deep alpine valley in Central Colorado. The form originates in the golden ratio and celebrates its elemental materials. The exposed board-formed concrete base protects against deep snow accumulation in the winter. Charred cedar planks (shou sugi ban) wrap the home and provide durability and […]Read more "The Hideaway"
At the edge of the epic sandstone canyons and caves of Zion National Park nestles an elegant, rustic artists’ retreat. The compound has a +40 year legacy of artists, architects, and craftsmen leaving their mark. Our intervention includes creating improved bathing and sleeping quarters to reimagine the property as an intimate resort in the wilderness. […]Read more "Cave Valley Retreat"
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"