The Sculptural Design Of This Chapel Emulates The Mountains That Surround It
Architecture firm Steyn Studio have designed a sculptural and modern chapel, located within a vineyard in Western Cape, South Africa, that's surrounded by a valley and mountains.
The Dune House by Min2
The Dune House by Min2. The outward thrust of the curved wooden roof rafters is taken up by the canted outers walls and the steel king post and tensile tie rods. A very simple truss system that expresses the contrast between compression and tension.
Light truss structural system with exposed rafters. / Truss structure in wood, it could be done with aluminium truss. / Estructura de truss de madera que podría estar hecha de truss de aluminio.