Gallery: Olson Kundig’s Single-Room Gulf Islands Cabin is a Minimalist ...

Those looking to get away from it all and retreat into the silence and peace of nature will appreciate this minimalist cabin in British Columbia. Designed by Olson Kundig Architects, the Gulf Islands Cabin is simple, discreet and ultra cozy. The single wood-paneled room provides space for rest and relaxation, while the concrete and corten steel exterior ensures that the cabin is secure from storms and fires while the owner is away.

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  1. lmargeson January 4, 2015 at 10:01 am

    The toilet could be outside, as well, with simple moveable screens for both water facilities.

  2. Alexander Kaa January 2, 2015 at 8:07 pm

    How you get water, sewage and electricity in there?

  3. Maria Tamander August 19, 2013 at 2:27 pm

    Love the visual and the practicality….but where are the other clever solutions…solar panel, heating of water…septic?!

  4. Jody McAndrew July 6, 2013 at 12:32 pm

    this is amazing… it would be my kind of living…!!!! very economical…

  5. arc99 February 10, 2013 at 12:53 am

    what kind of foundation is this specifically? slab on grade?

  6. WC Outbuildings January 20, 2013 at 2:29 pm

    Absolutely love the clean simple lines. The ability to lock it up and leave with no worries is appealing too.

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