Shaping the future of Water

by Jan Shepherd

© Grohe AG Publisher AG, Düsseldorf, Germany, Volume 9

In this project by architect Antonin Ziegler the agricultural honesty of a once-ruined barn is now the central feature of the house. The wooden bones of the old barn have been clad in a zinc envelope but still define the interior. Internal structures for sleeping and bathing have been added in equally simple breeze blocks and cement, while glass windows slice through the space,