05 Aug '16, 6pm

This timber installation challenges students to think about new ways to design homes

This timber installation challenges students to think about new ways to design homes

This architectural installation is a balloon-frame timber structure that comprises all the essential spaces for habitation, including a living room, transitional space and circulation areas. The project, located next to SANAA's iconic Rolex Learning Center , brings together an international group of students, researchers, scientists, and doctoral candidates from the from the EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), led by the Director Dieter Dietz. The project was created with the goal of challenging what we know about architecture, and exploring new ways to design the spaces we inhabit.

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