30 Jul '15, 7pm

A home in Wyoming that's so beautiful it looks like it's a part of the landscape #architecture

A home in Wyoming that's so beautiful it looks like it's a part of the landscape #architecture

One of Ward + Blake’s most recently completed projects at Amangani, a house known as Aman 10 (which was commissioned by an orthopaedic surgeon from Ohio) is a compelling example of Blake’s fine touch as an architect, as well as his environmental ethics. A passive solar approach with triple glazed windows, super insulation, a ground source heat pump, and an ultra-tight building envelope all conspired to make Aman 10 a home that can withstand the oscillation between intense heat and cold, high winds and blistering UV rays that characterize the Tetons, while providing a luxurious retreat for its owners. Nestled into a hillside of native high desert vegetation, Blake used the slope of the Aman 10 site to his advantage to capture views of surrounding peaks, maximize solar gain, and steer storm water runoff toward infiltration basins and away from areas that were vulnerable to e...

Full article: http://gbdmagazine.com/2015/green-building-teton-style/

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