Outpost opens on the desert landscape of Idaho. A workshop house built by Tom Kundig for the artist and designer Jan McFarland Cox. Into the wild.

On this project, Tom Kundig says:

"Set in the remote and harsh high desert landscape of Idaho, Outpost is a residence and studio / workshop for making and displaying art. Major An appearance of the complex is the protected" paradise garden, "which is separated from the wild landscape by thick concrete walls. The materials used in the structure, Including concrete block, car-decking, and plywood, require little or no maintenance, and are able of the Withstanding extreme weather That Characterize the desert's four seasons. "

To learn more, visit the site ofOlson Kundig Architects.

sources: House Design Idea & NY Times

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