house for aging performers
17 September 2016

House for aging performers 

Slåmotgangen, Oslo, Norway

What is the new collective. People are aging and common interests bring people together. This four-story structure invites the public in on both the ground floor and the third floor for while 12 performance artists and contemporary dancers with a collective idea of intimacy, living and interest of a common life after they retire from their professions can structure their home environment with heavy curtains as only walls creating the desired privacy.

– collective for 12 elderly performers
– ground floor and third floor open to the public (via elevator)
– ground floor with only back wall, roof with no ceiling (closer to the elements)
– 1st and 2nd floor private and available only to residents
– steel, heavy fabric, glass
– no walls, only translucent glass and heavy curtains separating flexible rooms and zones

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