Klein Residence

Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

OHLAUSEN DUBOIS ARCHITECTS

Transparent pavilion.

The steel roof of this private house is supported directly off the laminated glass walls. The glass is triple laminated using a 19mm thick central ply enclosed by two sheets of 10mm thick heat strengthened glass. Load testing of the wall panels demonstrated their capacity to support the roof load with a factor of safety greater than 6.

Budget $5m
Completed 2004