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  7. Alt 1374 - Nax / Lx1 Architecture

Alt 1374 - Nax / Lx1 Architecture

  • 21:00 - 4 October, 2012
Alt 1374 - Nax / Lx1 Architecture
Alt 1374 - Nax / Lx1 Architecture, © Luca da Campo / Strates
© Luca da Campo / Strates

© Luca da Campo / Strates © Luca da Campo / Strates © Luca da Campo / Strates © Luca da Campo / Strates + 20

  • Architects

  • Location

    Nax, Valais, Suiza
  • Arquitecto a Cargo

    David Vessaz
  • Equipo de Diseño

    Miriam Bleikolm, Camille Bagnoud
  • Area

    200.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2009
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. As part of a site originally intended for the realization of a cable car, a monolithic wooden object plays with the topography and the context.

© Luca da Campo / Strates
© Luca da Campo / Strates

Facades surfaces reacts to it by deforming to exalt the exceptional surroundings and make visual connections in all directions: forest and outcropping rock to the east, snowy peaks to the west, and Rhone valley to the north, 860 m below.

© Luca da Campo / Strates
© Luca da Campo / Strates

Using a split-level organization, the building incorporates the slope and ensures the privacy of the various parts of the program: main appartment: day – night spaces, secondary appartment, medical massage office, workshop.

© Luca da Campo / Strates
© Luca da Campo / Strates

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Cite: "Alt 1374 - Nax / Lx1 Architecture" 04 Oct 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/271631/alt-1374-nax-lx1-architecture/> ISSN 0719-8884
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