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52 Cubic Wood / JOSEP + Atelier Haumer

  • 02:00 - 19 August, 2016
52 Cubic Wood / JOSEP + Atelier Haumer
52 Cubic Wood  / JOSEP + Atelier Haumer, © Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

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© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

Text description provided by the architects. 52 cubic wood – produces carbohydrate (glucose) from carbon dioxide CO2 (which equates to 260.000km by car) with the help of the sun. Additionally oxygen is released in the form of breathable air for 100 years per person. This happens interference-free without waste and emissions, it‘s quiet and fully automatic. This is the beauty of the factory called „The forest“.

© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

52 cubic wood – to form and to construct a room with the quality of „Give room – Leave space“. With the basic understanding that „ the material is innocent, but never is the architect“. This responsibillity was taken on by JOSEP in cooperation with Atelier Gerhard Haumer. A star shaped ground plot with a clear sight-axis underlines the project.

© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

52 cubic wood – processed by carpenters and joiners who made sketches and thoughts a reality. In order to achieve architectural quality in the project, a lot of craftsmanship and thinking outside the norm was required.

Section
Section

52 cubic wood – create a 125m² office on two levels for a client [nursery garden] who plants, cuts, and fosters, so we can rejoice on nature and grow back 52m³ wood.

© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

52 cubic wood – covered half with a mirrored facade. This sensual, atmospheric perception makes explanation unnecessary. Although it’s obvious to create a context between space and nature.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
Floor Plan

52 cubic wood – that needs our peception, decision, utilisation, action and culture52 cubic wood - as architecture

© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP
© Bernhard Fiedler - JOSEP

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Cite: "52 Cubic Wood / JOSEP + Atelier Haumer" 19 Aug 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/793556/52-cubic-wood-josep-plus-atelier-haumer/> ISSN 0719-8884