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Juvenile Pavilion / UArchitects

  • 01:00 - 23 March, 2011
Juvenile Pavilion / UArchitects
Juvenile Pavilion / UArchitects, ©  Norbert van Onna
© Norbert van Onna

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  • Architects

    UArchitects - Misak Terzibasiyan
  • Location

    Overloon, The Netherlands
  • Category

  • Structural Engineer

    Sigma engineering
  • Client

    Government Building Agency
  • Management Of Construction

    RU Bouwadvies – Den Bosch
  • Advisor Installations

    Government Building Agency
  • Company Of Construction

    Bam Utiliteitsbouw - Eindhoven
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The resoluteness of the world which aims at the interior is partly removed. A new and more intensive interaction with the surrounding nature is aimed at for the youngsters. The open structure stimulates the daily shifts between living, learning and recreation.

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The client asked for a building which should help the youngsters to return to society, because the youngsters only stay for a while. It’s a time-out. The design does not express permanency but the opposite: it is an expression of temporality, like the stay of the youngsters.

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© Norbert van Onna

The concept aims at an open, transparent building between the closed prison and the outside world. Visitors can throw a glance at the prison life and the youngsters can look outside, the society in which they will return later on.

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Cite: "Juvenile Pavilion / UArchitects" 23 Mar 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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