Wednesday, January 28, 2009
that ghost time of year again
the deadline to submit applications for brian mackay-lyon's annual GHOST LAB design/build session near halifax, nova scotia will be february 28th, 2009.
GHOST 11 will take place over 2 weeks during june 13th through june 27th, 2009, and rumor is it will be called "boathouse". here are some photos of GHOST 10: "1000 foot house", built last summer:
the structures acted as viewing platforms, looking over the ghost village and the atlantic ocean.
each was built with selective contruction methods to illustrate the unique relationships between the individual places of the structures, the earth beneath, and the horizon beyond.
varying degrees of enclosure, openness and transparency reveal the meaningful nuances inherent in the site.
and for visual effect at dusk, it must have that warm canadian glow...
shobac cottages and studio in this month's issue of arch record.