Year of Completion
Material of interest
This is a low-tech, simple material applied to create an undulating surface
Humid Subtropical Climate
The wall undulates to reference the building's former use, a silk warehouse. The concrete blocks are angled to create an interesting texture and allow varying levels of light into the interior space. This firm is interested in low-tech digital fabrication methods, and this example allows for a unique surface using a material that is widely available.
Masonry, office, china, concrete
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Architects, Archi-Union, "Archi-Union Architects Office" (2010). Building Case Studies. 167.