Collection by Olivia Martin

Colorado Cool: 7 Mile-High Modern Spaces


Amidst the epic national parks and famous ski-resorts, modern architecture abounds in the Centennial state.

The Damianos’ house, located in Denver’s Highland neighborhood, runs completely on solar...
Michael Johnson’s answer to having little buildable land to work with in his design of Ruth Hiller’s Winter Park,...
The indoor pond maintains a flora-filled interior even when it's snowing outside.
In the kitchen, a window over the stovetop lets daylight in, framing the front yard while keeping the neighboring house...
Just as Moore tried to blur the line between old and new, he also worked to connect the inside and outside.
For those cold Colorado Winters, Sommerfield and Pyatt replaced some of the original windows and doors to minimize heat...
A view of Denver’s downtown cityscape from the surrounding central area.

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