Consolation of Architecture

architects Bevk Perović arhitekti
project Sheltered flats, Trebnje, Slovenia
written by Maruša Zorec


Like all other short tales, my record of the new block with sheltered flats in Trebnje is also a little personal narrative. It is a story which started before the competition was announced, when I first visited the location and a man was then etched into my memory, a man who was sitting alone in the dark lobby of the multi-purposed hall in the senior citizens home, staring into nothing and waiting….