Nordic Architecture

Helsinki University Library

Detail Model

Scale: 1:40
Size: base 17,5×38 cm, height 50 cm
Materials: plywood, linden wood, acrylic plastic and MDF

The buildings concrete structure is covered in a veneer of brick which is abstracted to paint in the detail model, emphasizing the volume and intersecting vaults. The vault is put together by two blocks and supported by a transparent acrylic plate, making it less of a structure and more of an object.