light – shadow – nature – silence
A 2 h drive from the City of Angels direction Joshua tree and the desert i finally arrived in the middle of nowhere – a place i seemed to be always longing for.
Infinite skies, a burning sun, silence.
My dog Emma immediately smelled the dry soil and its numerous hidden creatures. Here we are in the heart of the Mojave Desert, where artifice and nature come together in the design of three totemic pavilions designed by Arata Isozaki. Three poured-in-place concrete structures, each 100 square feet — and each with its own unique characteristics — are scattered within close proximity on a rocky, scrubby, 5-acre site in California’s Mojave Desert. These platforms are places upon which to sleep, read, or take in the sun’s rays, the night sky, and the occasional lonely coyote howl…
Publications: Architectural Record, Domusweb, archdaily, Architektur & Wohnen, Elle Decoration England