Flowers Mill, Blaine County, Idaho
Design Phase 1995

A large residence of approximately 14000 square feet in Flowers Mill, a residential community near the Bigwood River.  The clients requested that a house be designed using traditional log construction but which would also reflect and house a large collection of modern sculpture and paintings. The design solution setup a collision of geometry and metaphor, of traditional and modern concepts.  The diagram is based on a 15 degree axis over a 90 degree grid which is predicated on view corridors, sun angles and land contours.  The architectural and site geometry suggest an homage to Native American diagrams and Russian Constructivism.

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