A Bookshelf as Living Room: Public Library by Dietrich Untertrifaller
The storey-high glass façade of the public library by Dietrich Untertrifaller in Dornbirn is shrouded by a curtain layer containing 8,000 ceramic batons that symbolise books. Along with an open-access library, a first-rate digital media centre awaits young and older users inside.
Client: Stadt Dornbirn
Architecture: Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten mit Christian Schmoelz
Project management: Peter Nußbaumer, Christopher Braun
Location: Schulgasse 44, 6850 Dornbirn (AT)
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Life Amid the Snow: Skigard Hytte by Mork-Ulnes Architects
Whenever winter returns to the Norwegian resort of Kvitfjell, this cabin by Mork-Ulnes Architects peeks out from among the drifts. The architects have created a place of tranquillity for their family here; moreover, the cabin provided them with ample opportunity to carry out their experimental ideas.
Client: Lexie and Casper Mork-Ulnes
Architecture: Mork-Ulnes Architects
Location: Kvitfjell Resort, Fåvang, Norwegen (NO)