Lancy Creche | Lacroix Chessex

Architects: Lacroix Chessex Architects
Location: Lancy, Switzerland
Year: 2015
Timber Concepts: Timber Construction, Timber Exteriors
Photo by Walter Mair

As children’s nursery, the playful wood frame structure utilizes wood-frame structure with wall cavities and broad timber window frames.

“the [timber] structure simultaneously evokes a large, solid, cut block, a lodge set among trees, a musical instrument or a wooden toy. it plays on the relativity of scales of such interpretations and associations of ideas in an allusion to the playful world of children’s games”.

Lacroix Chessex Architects

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