Five of the best houses in Colorado on Dezeen

Five of the best houses in Colorado on Dezeen

This roundup of homes in Colorado is next up in our series celebrating residential architecture across the US, and includes a renovated chalet in Aspen and a cluster of rugged cabins built by graduate students (+ slideshow).


Outward Bound cabins by University of Colorado graduate students

 Outward Bound cabins by University of Colorado graduate students

Architecture students from the University of Colorado Denver have built a series of dwellings for an outdoor education school in the Rocky Mountains. Find out more about Outward bound cabins »


La Muna by Oppenheim Architecture

La Muna by Oppenheim Architecture

This rustic residence in Aspen has been renovated by Miami-based Oppenheim Architecture in line with the Japanese principle of wabi-sabi, which acknowledges imperfection as beauty. Find out more about La Muna »


Sunshine Canyon Residence by Renée del Gaudio

Sunshine Canyon Residence by Renée del Gaudio

A devastating forest fire cleared the land that this weathering steel-clad house by Colorado architect Renée del Gaudio was built on. Find out more about Sunshine Canyon Residence »


Lodgepole Retreat by Arch11

Lodgepole Retreat by Arch11

Colorado architecture firm Arch11 has raised a single-family residence on a concrete plinth to provide unobstructed views of the Rocky Mountains. Find our more about Lodgepole Retreat »


Blackbird House by Will Bruder Architects

Blackbird House by Will Bruder Architects

This family dwelling in the Colorado mountains by Will Bruder Architects features an exterior made of burnt wood and a roof sheathed in copperFind out more about Blackbird House »