TADAO ANDO. Would this area be considered a space? It's only partially defined by walls and floor but is left open on 3 sides. Maybe it is a space created by the resonance created between the object like walls, the deification that we talked about in class. If that if the case, how much of the defining forms be erased before it no longer implies a space that can be interpreted as a whole?
Architects EAT designed a ‘simple’ house addition around an existing elm, abstracting the tree’s dominant trunk form into structural steel columns. From ‘Tree House’, a story on page 162 of Vogue Living Nov/Dec 2010. Photograph by Earl Carter.