When collaborating with the architect, I made sure to keep places in the design to work with my cherished items. My Tansu Collection An ADU is such a small space, that every minute detail can not afford to be overlooked. Each piece … Continue reading
Shoji screens are a classic and simple way of dividing and repurposing space. I plan on using these in the design concept of my ADU.
John Pawson. I adore this man’s aesthetic and design in his minimal, yet full spaces. They are not stark, or bleak. They are simple. Looking at his body of work inspired me to design this ADU simply and beautifully. Japanese … Continue reading
This image represents the color pallette for the interior of the ADU. Neutral, bathed in light, with natural elements and textures as areas of intrest.
I am obsessed with Birch wood. All my benches, stairs and cabinetry will be made of birch ply.
I’ve been consulting with my friends, Melissa and Chris, at LandLine Design here in Portland, Ore. As of last week, when submitting the permit set to the city, I discovered that the landscaping will have an even more important role than I … Continue reading
This last weekend I went to meet with Kol Peterson. He’s an ADU enthuasist who lives just down the street from my house. He built his own ADU in his back yard in 2011. I wanted to meet with him … Continue reading
It’s been a 102 years since this map was drawn and Portland keeps getting denser and denser. As an homage to the city’s continued growth, I have decided to build new. I will remain in the city I love, continue … Continue reading