Ever since Henry David Thoreau’s described his two years, two months, and two days of cabin existence at Walden Pond, Massachusetts in Walden, or, Life in the Woods (1854), the idea of a refuge dwelling has seduced the modern psyche. In the past decade, as our material existence and environmental footprint has grown exponentially, architects around the globe have become particularly interested in the possibilities of the minimal, low-impact, and isolated abode.
Author: Philip Jodidio
Illustrations: Marie-Laure Cruschi
Release Date: November 20, 2014
Features: Hardcover, 464 pages
Format: 9.5" x 12.5”