Rammed earth is the shit! wall at the NK’Mip Desert Heritage Centre in Osoyoos, BC [Photo: Nic Lehoux, courtesy Dialog] British Columbia
Balnarring Retreat - Branch Studio Architects - Australia - Bathroom - Humble Homes
Rammed earth walls are wrapped in a protective weathered steel shell at this house built around a courtyard near Phoenix by Wendell Burnette Architects.
There is something about rammed earth walls that really appeals to me. The rich colour and texture of the compacted earth links the building so well with the natural surrounds – from which th…