Sun Path House | Christian Wassmann


Sun Path House | Christian Wassmann

23:22 16 October in Architecture, Residence, Residence-Context

10-15-2017:MODERNi; The rotation axis of this twist lies at the center of a spiral staircase, which wraps around the chimney of a wood-fired pizza oven. On the roof of the building is a solarium, where the wall maps the path of the sun on the summer solstice. At that time, the sun’s rays reflect off of the wall onto the surface of the deck. The wall blocks the wind, creating a sense of calm. Solitude can be found under the open sky in this space, which is free of the incursions of everyday life. Time spent in this contemplative space slowly reveals the house’s interactions with the sun;Modern Design…Read More!


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