Collection by Clifford Nies

Mythic Meets Modern

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The idea, Price writes, is to “bring our human story and nature’s power back into modern architecture.”

In 2005, in coastal Ireland, the result was a multi-part tribute in stone and steel to the mythical Children of Lir,...
In 1993, the students designed a temple consisting of an eight-by-eight- foot cube perched on a floating platform...
In 1999, Price took Spirit of Place to Peru to build a houseboat for an eco-tourist retreat on the Yarapa River, a...
The floating room emulates local huts with its steep thatched roof that easily sheds the region’s punishing rains.
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