Posts tagged as 'Arjen Reas'

'Living on the Edge' by Arjen Reas, photo by Kees Hageman

Thatched roofs have a very old tradition. In contrast to tropical countries where this method is still employed oftentimes, in countries of temperate climate such as UK, Denmark or Germany this type of roofing is mostly applied by affluent people who desire a rustic look for their home. The young Dutch architect Arjen Reas, recently completed this beautiful modern version of a thatched roof house, though. I just love it.