SANAA – Not So Conscious Inspiration

From eliinbar’s Sketch book 2011 – SANAA

Returned after a short vacation….

Here is an example for a “not So Conscious Inspiration”
A new hotel on the border of Italy-Switzerland ,a trendy building ….probably its  source of inspiration is SANAA’s  Zollverein School of Management & Design .

The hotel has identically sized windows on a straight horizontal line, like is common in most hotels .
To get the SANAA’s  impressive Zollverein Schoolof Management window effect, They painted around the windows black squares in different sizes….

(See explanation sketch)

What do you think?

 Façade of a new hotel

border of Italy and Switzerland , 2011

 SANAA Architects

 Zollverein Schoolof Management & Design

 Essen , Germany  2003-2006

   Eliinbar sketches 2011 – not so “Conscious Inspiration”

You are invited to visit my relevant posts

Le Corbusier – “ville Radieuse”Not So Conscious Inspiration 

https://archidialog.com/2010/10/10

Le Corbusier & SANAA “walls with holes”

 https://archidialog.com/2011/02/11

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4 Responses to “SANAA – Not So Conscious Inspiration”

  1. Michael Budig Says:

    edoardo gellner (in the 1950ies !!!)
    http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ1F3hhUJKG66dHjaYhpVLBhA49cuQG5rkSp1VXbLaaKaMeGEER

    project near cortina d’ampezzo, northern italy

  2. Michael Budig Says:

    Corte di Cadore, a little village for leisure purposes, designed by Edoardo Gellner for the Italian energy company ENI, opened 1958

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