Marble Pavilion, an architectural research project by Cultural Geometries.
1-8th September 2015, ETMA marble factory and Solubema quarry, Vila Viçosa, Portugal.
Reinventing marble as architectural structure and space: 2 layers of vertical + diagonal, double curving marble tiles forming an unreinforced catenary vault. #marblepavilion
Cultural Geometries Team: Tom Atkinson, Matthew Brown, Alex Chalmers, Christina Godiksen, Helene Gullaksen, Jonathan Hagos, Freddy Howarth, Michael Howe, Theo Jones, David Kay, John Moore, Miranda Pearson, Jenna Revell, Hester Medi Rowe Buck, Dougal Sadler, Jacob Sturdy, Sophie Walker, Marjorie Yéo, Sophie Yetton and Tom Yudin.
Special thanks to our Portuguese partners at Solubema + ETMA.
Editing: Theo Jones
Videography: Theo Jones & Christina Godiksen
Music: Spellbound by Broke For Free (Creative Commons)
2015 / Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0