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Retreat in Recess

This project excavates into the surface of a quarry to create intimate, natural spaces for individual artists to live and work in solitude. These secluded excavations explore the capacity of design to affect the human experience and creative output resulting from retreating in isolation while being recessed within the earth’s geology.