Exterior, House Building Type, Wood Siding Material, and Butterfly RoofLine With a textured skin of Shou Sugi Ban, Michigan Lake House, designed by New York firm Desai Chia Architecture in collaboration with Michigan firm Environment Architects, dramatizes the play of light and shadows as the sun moves it through the day.  Best Photos from 10 Striking Homes Featuring the Japanese Art of Shou Sugi Ban