The Spirit of Rural Studio

Next Tuesday November 26, at 7 pm, V I L L A G E R S in West Asheville will be screening the documentary Citizen Architect: Samuel Mockbee and the Spirit of Rural Studio. I highly recommend this film. I first watched it after meeting the director/producer, Sam Wainwright Douglas, at the Doo-Nanny a few years back. Citizen Architect touched me deeply. Sam Mockbee was a compassionate visionary who left behind a very positive legacy. He questioned the way architecture is taught and forged his own path as a teacher by leading his students in creating beautiful spaces for people … Continue reading The Spirit of Rural Studio