dissections by zacharie gaudrillot-roy isolate building facades
dissections by zacharie gaudrillot-roy isolate building facades dissections by zacharie gaudrillot-roy isolate building facades
mar 10, 2014

dissections by zacharie gaudrillot-roy isolate building facades

architectural dissections by zacharie gaudrillot-roy isolate building facades
all images courtesy / ©  zacharie gaudrillot-roy





french photographer zacharie gaudrillot-roy presents the ongoing ‘façades’ series, which deconstructs images of urban landscapes down to the mere surfaces of the buildings that populate them. the digital architectural interventions illustrate cities, small towns, parking lots and pedestrian pathways, whose homes and apartment buildings bear the eerie absence of construction’s mass; only the superficial brick and concrete exterior skin remains. wandering through foreign city streets, gaudrillot-roy observes and imagines what lies behind the walls he passes — a glow through a lit window, noise from a television, laughter and tears. he explains, ‘this series offers a vision of an unknown world that would only be a picture, without intimate space, with looks as the only refuge.’








  • This is what they should have done in China. Facades instead of empty buildings. #5 could today be in Detroit.


    JimCan says:
  • Quite true depiction. From the street all you see is the skin of the buildings, yes eerie but real.

    nelsondreyes architect says:

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