Intimate Architecture Manifesto, 01 August, 02019

  1. the design heightens the possibility of intimacy with others or with oneself.

  2. the design functions as an embodied manifold experience.

  3. the design creates a guttural invocation of myth at first sight.

  4. the design instills a want in every space.

  5. the design has the quiet presence of a lover sitting across the room.

  6. the design creates a lingering effect on one’s mind in the same way a lover’s scent can linger.

  7. the design has micro experiences that exercise principles (1 - 6) in manifold tonalities.


Rural Architecture Manifesto, 01 August, 02019

  1. the design is untamed.

  2. the design does not give way to trends.

  3. the design is raw.

  4. the design improves over time.

  5. the design changes over time.

  6. the design is taken by the elements.

  7. the design expands rural vitality.