The client chosen for the
competition is Sol LeWitt, American artist, prominent fellow of the Conceptual
Art and Minimalism movements.
B. The project site is located on
In 2007, just before his death, Sol
LeWitt conceived the concept for the sculpture 9 Towers. Following the artist’s instructions the work will be
finally fabricated at the Lilla Stenshuvud Kivik Art Center by the end of 2014.
For this occasion, the chosen site is on the seaside of the same Swedish
C. The house is defined by a
The project of a house for Sol
LeWitt originated from an analysis of the artist’s production at-large and it
is particularly inspired by LeWitt’s sculptures, the Structures. They consist
of modular structures created by the repetition of an open cube on a
D. The house is articulated on a
A continuos exhibition path defines
the relationship between the interior spaces of the building, the building and
the site, the built form and the surrounding landscape. The promenade goes from
one room to another, from inside to outside, from the beach to the water.
E. The grid meets to the loop
Finally, the grid changes its
aggregation rules in order to fit the circular path. From an orthogonal grid to
an irregular entirety of modules: the house.