FIN Architecture | Desert Residences: Houses of the Sun & Moon
FIN Architecture on the boards, Desert Residences: Houses of the Sun & the Moon
Fin, Architecture, Christopher Payne, Architect, Desert Residences , Joshua Tree
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desert residences: houses of the sun & moon

desert residences: houses of the sun & moon

Joshua Tree, California

two new homes that echo the mountains in Joshua Tree National Park beyond.

two – 2.5 acres parcels where each home is sited to have minimum impact on the land with its indigenous desert plant and wildlife.

renderings 

early rendering

house entrance with Joshua Tree Park beyond
house entrance with Joshua Tree Park beyond

massing studies

Entrance side (west facing upwind side of house) & Courtyard side (facing view into park)

physical model 

laser cut model base of two 2.5 acre parcels each with a 3d printed house looking into the West Entrance to Joshua Tree National Park