Atmospheres: Architectural Environments, Surrounding Objects
Birkhäuser, 2006 - 75 σελίδες
What "really constitutes an architectural atmosphere"? Peter Zumthor says, is "this singular density and mood, this feeling of presence, well-being, harmony, beauty ... under whose spell I experience what I otherwise would not experience in precisely this way." Zumthor's passion is the creation of buildings that produce this kind of effect, but how can one actually set out to achieve it? In nine short, illustrated chapters framed as a process of self-observation, Peter Zumthor describes what he has on his mind as he sets about creating the atmosphere of his houses. Images of spaces and buildings that affect him are every bit as important as particular pieces of music or books that inspire him. From the composition and "presence" of the materials to the handling of proportions and the effect of light, this poetics of architecture enables the reader to recapitulate what really matters in the process of house design.
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I've got something written down here the closing of a door. There are buildings
that have wonderful sounds, telling me I can feel at home, I'm not alone. I
suppose just can't get rid of that image of my mother, and actually | don't want to.
sensible and far cleverer to induce a calming effect, to introduce a certain
composure rather than having people running around and looking for the right
door. Where nothing is trying to COax you away, where you can Simply be.
Lecture halls ...
loop-hole door, the almost imperceptible transition between the inside and the
Outside, an incredible Sense of place, an unbelievable feeling of concentration
when we suddenly become aware of being enclosed, of something enveloping
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