“Section Offset" was part of a seminar in the Master in Advanced Architecture 2013-14 at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in May 2014 conducted by Map13 Barcelona and the Block Research Group (ETH Zurich).
The result is a free-form tile vault integrated in the nature, with a thickness of 10 cm and a maximum span of 9 m. Specially challenging was to adapt to the slope and to the irregularities of the ground with the available tools and recycled materials.
Architects: Map13 Barcelona, Block Research Group
Developer: IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia
Assistant: Stefanos Levidis
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