Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Green House Pavilion in Noord Brabant, Netherlands by Studio Elmo Vermijs
September 6th, 2011 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Studio Elmo Vermijs
On June 23, 2011 the Greenhouse Pavilion was officially opened. A pavilion which is built around the theme of meeting. Studio Elmo Vermijs was commisioned by Landart 2011 (initiated by Groene Woud and BKKC) to create a meetingplace nearby a farm in Sint Oedenrode, the Netherlands. The pavilion was built almost entirely of residuals from the local company’s and refers to the many greenhouses present in the surrounding. To date, many organized activities, from a spontanious picnic to storytelling, from business meeting to educational projects. Until the end of September, the Greenhouse Pavilion” can be booked through www.landkunst.nl
Studio Elmo Vermijs
After his graduation Studio Elmo Vermijs was set up, the studio initiates, designs and realises autonomous architectonical objects in public space. These arise from a social context in and the fascination for locations, spaces, (waste)materials, craftsmanship and constructions. The objects bring people together by asking them to act, participate or organize an activity. The projects are developed and built from the potential that is present in an area.
Several projects are currently in development and implementation: Foldingsauna (mobile sauna for a special feeling of freedom and relaxation), Swingpavilion (pavilion with about 25 swings for Tolhuistuin (old shell land, Amsterdam), Buijtenkeuken, (part of project Buijtenland, Rhoon), Harvest-and knowlegde map of Zaanstreek (for urban agriculture projects of Bas Husslage (together with Dirk Overduin Studio) Rolling Stock (draft for stage, bar and toilets in Station Zone, Tilburg).
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