Author Archives: Caroline

Roof topping

Last week thursday was marked with the roof toping lunch with its traditional pea soup, celebrating the completion of the sauna. The two last panels (the so called “chicken wings”) were put in place and we finished the manufacture of the … Continue reading

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First cuts

Construction has finally started and we are now going in the right direction. This week-end began the construction of the bottom wings of the skin with the inner frame and the interior cladding. The first angled cuts were made. The … Continue reading

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Fiskars exhibition

During the autumn term, the Wood Program designed four proposals for a wooden bridge to be located in Fiskars. The models are now part of the summer exhibition Fiskars Design Village 2012 that opened yesterday. The exhibition will be open … Continue reading

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Standing on a frozen lake….

The need to return to the site to acquire more accurate measures and information about possible positions of the sauna led us back to the Aalto experimental house once again, but in an entirely different setting.  Curious to be back in … Continue reading

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A fresh start

Back from a sweet xmas time. A new semester has now come and serious things start.  The sauna needs to be finished by May 15th. So we basically have four months to make it work. Not so much time though. … Continue reading

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