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Week Two

Reading: Hertzberger H. 2005. The in-between and The Habitable Space Between Things, from Lessons for Students in Architecture. Herzberger discusses how design should not be extreme in its functionality. Use your precedent study to explain how the pavilion allows for an appropriation of use. (100 words Maximum)

Barkow Leibinger in the Serpintine Summer House produces 3 seperate thresholds divided by 3 large curved wood panels. The transistion between the thresholds are fluid allowing for and easy flow of movement throughout each of them. The seating are arragned to interact in different proximities, accomodating for more itimate and private conversations or more casual and lounge seating. The image below shows the sperpation of two thresholds, you can see in the image that the width of the seating allows for different affordance of seating positions.


Module 1 Digital Design  
Module 1 Digital Design