I was researching how to build a rammed earth house in the city of Dallas located in state of Texas and ran across Gerald Katz and his wife Sharon on YouTube. I reached out to them and they invited my wife and I over to tour their rammed earth home in a small desert city called Perris which is slightly east of Los Angeles in the state of California.
In my opinion, being able to build your own house out of your own parcel of land is one of the greatest and highest achievements for any artist!
Below are some videos and photos of my tour and interview with earth artist Gerald Katz about his fascinating, off grid, solar powered, rammed earth house called “Solaterre”. Continue reading Artist Interview #3: Earth Artist Gerald Katz – How To Create A Sustainable, Off Grid, Solar Powered, Rammed Earth Home