Friday, February 25, 2011

Pueblo/Adobe style high-maintenance


If you don't re-stucco regularly, water and mold damage soon follow.

Indian land?

Wandering around Taos, you will see large undeveloped tracts of land. Locals often say they are non-contiguous Pueblo lands. Difficult to confirm.

the tract in the center

Thursday, February 24, 2011

surrounded by beauty

hardly a place in Taos, that if you look up and around something beautiful

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Western ranch appearance

Infrequently, elements of Western ranch style are adopted as a building style. The dark browns contrast with golds of willow trees catching the afternoon sun.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Tepee in Town

A few tepees may be seen in Town. This one is behind Smith's on Siler.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Upscale pueblo style

The obvious pueblo style in an upscale compound off La Loma Plaza.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

crypto-forestry (I don't make this up): return of the urban repressed (weeds, thickets, saplings, fringes); a special kind of beauty

Monday, February 14, 2011

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

On LeDoux

more Taos architectural angles

Friday, February 04, 2011

Tuesday, February 01, 2011