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Building Case Studies

Wood

2012

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Finnish Larch Home, Djuric Tardio Architectes Jan 2012

Finnish Larch Home, Djuric Tardio Architectes

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Finnish Larch is a high quality wood, durable with waterproof qualities, as well as a smooth and knot-free surface.


Kamppi Chapel, K2s Architects Ltd Jan 2012

Kamppi Chapel, K2s Architects Ltd

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Thinlly cut wood pieces are wrapped horizontally around a cnc-cut gluelam frame, providing visual striations as well as the vertical changes in the oval form.


Finnish Larch Home, Djuric Tardio Architectes Jan 2012

Finnish Larch Home, Djuric Tardio Architectes

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Finnish Larch is a high quality wood, durable with waterproof qualities, as well as a smooth and knot-free surface. The panels come from sustainably managed cooperatives of small private forest owners


Alesia Museum, Bernard Tschumi Jan 2012

Alesia Museum, Bernard Tschumi

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The slatted wooden second skin was created to pay tribute the wooden structures the Romans built during the battleā€™s era. The wooden skin also acts as a brise-soleil, filtering light as it enters the glass volume and casting patterned shadows throughout the visitor center.