A Bright Idea: BrightBuilt Barn

With its super insulation and solar-power system, the prefabricated BrightBuilt Barn by Kaplan Thompson Architects and Bensonwood Woodworking Company produces far more energy than it consumes.

Architect Phil Kaplan designed the BrightBuilt Barn prototype as an organic, living system that can be adapted to ever-changing needs.
Photography By Naomi C.O. Beal and KTA