KEM Studio / Modern Lodge in Weatherby Lake

Located in Weatherby Lake, Missouri, USA. This modern architecture with combination between rectangular design and rustic exterior of timber cladding that contrasts the contemporary design was designed by KEM Studio.

Modern Lodge by KEM Studio

“The concept draws from the owners passion as a commercial photographer and the process of capturing an experience with a still photo. The house is two simple platonic forms, one resting on the other, pulled apart to create an aperture to the lake. The view is revealed once you enter the house, leaving the city behind and immersing yourself in lake living. The main public space is a wood clad, two story volume filled with light and the lake view. This is contrasted by a crisp, white stucco volume housing the private functions. The house is physically connected to the lake with large stones extracted from the site.”

Photos courtesy of KEM Studio