Year of Completion

2008

Client

Franciscan monastery Trsat

Material of interest

Masonry

Material Used

Terracotta

Properties of Materials

The brick is not fully flush in portions of the exterior allowing light to pass between bricks and create an effect that the brick is being stretched apart in places. Color goes well with existing construction at the monastery and imitates a simple hip roofed barn.

Material Properties

Material of interest: Masonry.

Material Used: Terracotta Brick.

Properties of Material: The brick is not fully flush in portions of the exterior allowing light to pass between bricks and create an effect that the brick is being stretched apart in places. Color goes well with existing construction at the monastery and imitates a simple hip roofed barn.

Application

Exterior

Climate

Humid Subtropical

Keywords

Exterior, Humid Subtropical

Location

Rejika, Croatia

Sources

Case study by Cameron McRae, Washington University in St. Louis.

Architect's website: http://www.randic-turato.hr/

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Date submitted

March 2014

Disciplines

Architecture

Pope John Paul II Hall for the Franciscan monastery Trsat in Riejeka, Croatia

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