Bartlett School of Architecture

UCL

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Juwhan Han _  The [Un]Seen Pochè : Cartography Artists Hub

 

The building project was initially inspired by early wax and water entanglement studies where a series of poche spaces were discovered after cutting and carving the wax sculpture to see the different spatial and light qualities.  By carving and subtracting from the existing site

 

 

 

 topography, hidden spaces are revealed and used as seating and exhibition areas in the museum. The roof in contrast is extremely lightweight and porous; mimicking the ‘cloud’ element. The general geometry of the building was also influenced by the dynamic change in contours around the site.