X-rays, Concerning Transparency, Structure and the Sea

architects Delugan_Meissl
project Ray 1 House, Vienna, Austria
written by Saša Bradić, Ines Nizić


The fascinating lebensraum (living space) project of the Delugan-Meissl architectural team has already set out on its victorious progress through the media.


The concept of this interpolation is highly inventive from the point of view of the way it reacts to the set technical givens and the building regulations, managing to reinterpret them in a creative manner.


All the borders and constraining factors (immanent to a greater or lesser extent to architecture as discipline) are understood as challenge and occasion for an experiment with a certain degree of risk, which in other cases, if the client had been someone else, might not have been taken.