Year of Completion
Material of interest
Various Concrete mixes [Portland cement, fly-ash, and slag-aggregates]
Leftover concrete from neighboring projects were donated to this low budget project, were poured in horizontal layers that undulate as it moves along the building. The final layering of the different concrete mixes reveal the fluid nature of concrete before its curing while telling a story of how the building was financed.
Layering of concrete for the exterior wall on southwest corner of the building
Humid Continental Climate
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Studio Gang Architects, "SOS Children's Villages Lavezzorio Community Center" (2007). Building Case Studies. 154.