raum architect's installation is neither cloud nor rock...
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jun 25, 2013
raum architect's installation is neither cloud nor rock...


raum architect’s installation is neither cloud nor rock
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a large white geometric mass floats within a wooded area of champenoux, france, resembling ‘neither cloud nor rock’. the sculptural work is that of french firm raum architects. taking into consideration the existing landscape, the angular form is built around the site’s trees, clinging to their trunks to form a canopy. floating above the ground, it offers shelter for individuals from rain and sun.

 

 


the installation floats above the ground clinging to the trees
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the installation has been conceived to incorporate the trees on site
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‘neither cloud nor rock’ protects people from sun or rain
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general view amongst its wooded location in champenoux, france
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construction
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transporting the sculpture to its installation site
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getting ready to hoist the massive structure
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installation in progress
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