Martin/Savage Studio, Chicago, IL

A new freestanding garage/studio was designed as a simple shed, but becomes a dynamic volume through the subtractive cuts in two sides of the building. The studio was built on a very tight budget with plywood and drywall interiors and redwood plywood and galvanized metal exteriors.

Oak Park, Chicago, IL


Completed 1989


Wayne Cable


1990 Distinguished Building Award, Chicago Chapter of the American Institute of Architects