Reconnecting Modernism – Mr. W’s Boat Building Learning Center
- Obstalden, Glarus, Switzerland (Diploma Thema C 2018SS)
- A boat building leaning center where kids and adults can learn, make, and enjoy timber boats with various programs, refurbished from the Restaurant Walensee building.
- Inserting timber volume into the existing RC structure, the building is well zoned into different types of rooms (with/out insulation), such as workshop space, office, staying spaces, etc.
- Refurbishing Modernism, not only in the literal and formal aspects, but also in the aspects of lifestyle / materials with the re-imagined actor network of local resources.
People: Sleep, Study, Make, Play, Work
typology: Hotel, Factory, Workshop, Office, Open Space, School
Climate: Heat, Light, Water
Contributor: Andrea Briccola