May 8, 2012

IIT Architecture Student Project: Mending Fences

One of the interesting student projects was a cedar community fence that pairs of students had to execute and “stitch together” each pair came up with their own take on the project. It seemed that all of the students tried to interact with their surroundings by incorporating planters, gates, trellises and other organically inspired creations.

Amanda and her partner Karl designed a gate as bench (with a planter on the opposite side)...
 
...form follows emotion, not function.