Obervedere / Collectif Etc

Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Image 2 of 18Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Windows, Wood, BeamObervedere / Collectif Etc - Windows, GardenObervedere / Collectif Etc - Fence, Beam, Handrail, DeckObervedere / Collectif Etc - More Images+ 13

Ungersheim, France
  • Architects: Collectif Etc
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  10
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2017
  • Photographs
    Photographs:Collectif etc
Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Windows, Garden
© Collectif etc

Text description provided by the architects. The "Ecomusée d'Alsace" commissioned us to imagine and realize a belvedere from a half-timbered resulting coming from a house of the municipality of Oberhausbergen ( 67 ).

Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Fence, Beam, Handrail, Deck
© Collectif etc

The objective of the project was double. On the one hand,  proposing a new formal writing from a old half-timbered structure. On the other hand,  creating a signal in the museum, at the same time panorama of the agriculture in the museum.

Structure Diagram
Structure Diagram
Structure Diagram

Wood of the half-timbered were sorted out, selected then worked again, to constitute a volume perched on a structure made up by four trunks of locust trees coming from the site of the Ecomuseum.

Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Image 10 of 18
© Collectif etc

A secondary skeleton, made up with Douglas of Vosges, came to stiffen the all installation, by proposing a first balcony at the end of a footbridge as well as a main staircase of access to the belvedere. As during our previous residences, the purpose also was to share the whole experience with former people for the Ecomuseum and young volunteers : a beautiful team came to help us and to share with us these strong moments.

Obervedere / Collectif Etc - Waterfront, Forest
© Collectif etc

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Cite: "Obervedere / Collectif Etc" 25 Feb 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/889527/obervedere-collectif-etc> ISSN 0719-8884

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