Vallan, Sciandra, Sottosanti

Turin Architecture Festival / Antonio Tabucchi

Antonio Tabucchi, La traduzione
Project by Elena Maria DʼAgnolo Vallan, Angelo Sciandra and Laura Sottosanti

Architettura in città, FOAT Architecture Festival, Turin, Italy

The cube, a finite shape that can be broken down. Tabucchi’s short story, a finite form that can be broken down. The cube is the language chosen to translate the story into space. The rule for the composition of this piece of architecture was searched for in the architecture of the short story. …

… Our model represents the sequence of traces, images, and hints of potential stories the writer offers and then denies us. Every cube/hint is connected to the next according to a preset rule …