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The proposed modular system offers high efficiency and versatility in both construction and programme. The equally-sized cells can be added or taken out of the structure according to the changing needs of the building, for residential or office use.
Forwarding Dallas is the result of a competition (Re:Vision Dallas) organised by three NGO s to transform a municipal car park.
The building takes on the role of a geographic feature isolated in the landscape and is meant to be a highly volumetric rock, made up of non-coplanar plans.
The intervention relates to previous experience from the 20th century which are now coming back.
Interior facade of the housing in Genterstrasse
The residential complex is composed of four buildings between Genterstrasse, Peter-Paul Althausstrasse and Osterwaldstrasse. Otto Steidle (1943-2004) finished the first of these, in Genterstrasse, in 1972, where his studio is located.