Encapsulated Niches

  • Kalanderplatz 6, Sihcity in Zurich, Switzerland
  • This former factory, which was built in 1886, was transformed into an entertainment building after ending the production in 1976.
  • Its spaces were redesigned and defined as dynamic and multifunctional spaces using movable curtains that generate encapsulated niches with one large industrial window each, providing daylight.

People: Eat, Gather, Sit, Walk

typology: Factory

Climate: Light

Location: Urban

Material: Glass, Metal, Others, Steel

Era: 1980s

Contributor: Ellen Marie Reinhard
22 November 2017