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Peter Zumthor: Triggering Vibrations

“When an architectural design draws solely from tradition and only repeats the dictates of its site, I sense a lack of genuine concern with the world and the emanations of contemporary life. If a work of architecture speaks only of contemporary trends and sophisticated visions without triggering vibrations in its place, this work is not…

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Video Postcard: Concrete Pour

Crews gathered before dawn in preparation for the 20+ concrete trucks that began arriving (through the river, up the hill) at 5:00 a.m. The highly choreographed sequence of events stretched into the late afternoon when the final wooden forms were removed.