Gallery of How to Re-Invent the African Mud Hut - 5
Karolina and Wayne Switzer, participants of the Nka Foundation’s “10×10 Shelter Challenge” design and build a 10 by 10 feet shelter deep in the heart of Ghana.
The contemporary abode fits into grounds designed by landscape architect Kenneth Philp. A mix of teak, stucco from Dryvit—which was applied by Nelson Plastering & Texturing—and Montana ledge stone from Wallace Masonry defines the structure. The custom anodized-aluminum windows are from Fleetwood Windows & Doors.