TOWER OF SILENCE

Manchester, United States 1992

English

DESCRIPTION +


功能: architectural retreat
    规模 512 sq ft
阶段: complete


Sited next to three 150-foot-tall Douglas fir trees, which form a vertical, cathedral-like void, this wood-frame studio for painting and writing is sheathed in local natural cedar boards. The 16-square-foot plan is stacked in two rooms of 256 square feet each. The cantilevered porch faces east with Puget Sound, Blake Island, and Seattle in the distance.

CREDITS+

  • architect
    • – Steven Holl Architects
    • Steven Holl ( design architect )
    • Janet Cross, Todd Fouser (project team)

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