In 1995 Jonathan Reich he began his research on Troutner. Reich gave a lecture on Art Troutner for the Modernism Sumposium that took place in 2008. This paper was prepared at the time and it also is a chapter in the book The Green Braid: Towards an Architecture of Ecology, Economy, & Equity (ACSA Education Series).
Di and Drich Bowler founded Snake River Pottery and also ran the Antique theater out of their home between Bliss and Hagerman. They left the big city and bright lights of New Your for the pleasures of the west in 1946. They chose Art Troutner to design their home. This is Di's account of their western bliss. Bill Bowler of Moscow, Idaho shared this article with us. He is the nephew of Di and Drich.