Tuesday, April 8, 2008


First POD arrives

at Spire Studios, Beacon, NY

April 5th, 2008

The Art of Building!

Marnie's Habitat

Marnie installs panels on her Habitat. Old paintings of hers cut up to create exterior sheathing.

April 5th, 2008

Details of Chris's Habitat
April 3rd, 2008

Chris's Habitat

The door installed on Chris's Habitat.

Friday, April 4, 2008

Roof Light

The most cost effective method to get natural top light. Several artists have decided to use this roof type on their Habitats.

Offcut Blocks

Using Simon's "Offcut Blocks", Marnie's floor gets leveled.
April 2nd, 2008

Walking the Dog

Despite the activity involved in constructing Habitats, every dog needs walking. Maddie Draper poses.
April 2nd, 2008

Off to Beacon

Parts for Marnie's Habitat loaded and ready to be installed at Spire Studios, Beacon, NY.
April 2nd, 2008

Marnie's Door

Reclaimed door saved from Hopewell Junction dump. April 1st, 2008

How Much? How Little? The Space to Create

Sarah and Lori discuss what size Habitat each of them need.

Simon's son, Aidan, pogo's while Greg videos Chris painting his Habitat. (see the video) March 29, 2008

Chris Begins Work on His Habitat

Chris uses found paint from his garage. March 29th, 2008.

Walls sheathed and temporary roofs battened down.
Framing for Chris and Dar's sheds. March 26, 2008

First Sheds in Beacon at Spire Studios

March 26th, 2008.
Plotting layout of first sheds at Spire Studios.

Reclaimed materials

Some of the reclaimed material for Habitat for Artists.

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