air-raid shelter "redlinger street"

 

architectural study

private / osnabrück / germany

"it is not the things themselves, which disturb us, but the representations and opinions of the things."

 

epiktet, handbook of moral [greek stoic and philosopher]

 

 

 

space study for the conversion of an air-raid shelter in the city center of osnabrück. the aim of the study is to provide a friendly atmosphere for the depressed and dark rooms, which takes up the character of the place. this created the approach of opening the rooms to the outside as above. at regular intervals, windows were cut into the meter-thick facade and every second floor was removed to extend the spaciousness of the rooms.

air-raid shelter "redlinger street" / architectural study / private / osnabrück / germany / 2012 - 2013
in cooperation with monokrom, hamburg, germany