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Year of Completion
Humid Subtropical Climate
Material and its Properties
The project, entitled ‘salvaged ring’, takes its name from the large quantity of scrap wood used in the building’s construction. The timber, which was sourced in a range of shapes and sizes, have been adapted to suit new functions. smaller pieces are utilized as louvers, while the main structure is formed from the larger sections – connected by traditional mortise and tenon techniques.
a21studio, "Salvaged Ring" (2014). Building Case Studies. 358.