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Le Massif de Charlevoix Train Station / STGM Architectes

© Stéphane Groleau
© Stéphane Groleau

Architects: STGM Architectes Location: Petite-Rivière-St-François, Québec, Canada Project Year: 2012 Photographs: Stéphane Groleau

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The tamarack boards, which cover most of the building, are harvested locally. Their appearance, left in their natural state, will change, becoming grayer over time. The spacing between the boards allows slivers of light into the interior, reflecting the rural architecture of the Charlevoix region with its rustic barns and rough wood structures.

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Cite:Fabian Cifuentes. "Le Massif de Charlevoix Train Station / STGM Architectes" 21 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accesed . <http://www.archdaily.com/264463/le-massif-de-charlevoix-train-station-stgm-architectes/>