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The Swiss Beacon
Designed by Andrew Bardzik

From: Weggis, Switzerland
Shelter location: Switzerland
Date accepted: August 27, 2009

A centric-plan shelter located at the edge Swiss Alps. The exterior made of titanium panels; the interior of an oak fr ame. This shelter relates to a Swiss idea of a mixing the traditional and contemporary materials in architectural designs. The inhabitant can raise all, or a selection, of the external walls using pulley mechanism. The pulley system allows opening of the wall sections at a varying angles.

The Swiss Beacon
The Swiss Beacon
The Swiss Beacon
The Swiss Beacon

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