Artist Residence

Artist Residence

Architect
Heliotrope
Location
Seattle, WA, USA | View Map
Category
Private Houses

Artist Residence

Heliotrope as Architects

Designed for an artist and an engineer, the residence is located mid-block in a downtown neighborhood surrounded by common Seattle cottages and bungalows. The design brief called for a work studio central to the layout of the house, ample white walls for a growing art collection, a strong connection to the gardens and to the life of the street, and lots of natural light. The house is scaled to fit discreetly into its surroundings, and seeks a non-fussy clarity in it’s detailing and materiality that defers to the interesting lives of its occupants.

 

Building Area: 3500 sf

Contractor: Dovetail

Photography: Benjamin Benschneider

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