Sauna in Ranco / Panorama Arquitectos
Completed in 2009 in Río Bueno, Chile. Images by Panorama. The project is situated in Ranco in the lake district – Chile, over a dark granite rock at the shore surrounded by mountain cypresses. The project...
Scandinavian Sauna Culture — UP KNÖRTH
"The only Finnish word to make it into everyday English is "sauna". But what it is, and how much it means to Finns, is often misunderstood - and it's definitely not about flirtation or sex. In a dimly lit wood-panelled room, naked men sit in silence, sweating. One beats himself repea
The Floor of Atsumi by 403architecture | Dezeen
Japanese studio 403architecture laid the patchwork floor of this bedroom using timber stripped from the ceiling. The offcuts vary in colour and size, and are arranged at random to create a subtly bumpy surface. Unlike the other rooms of the Hamamatsu apartment, the bedroom’s floor is not varnished, but simply sanded smooth. The ceiling above remains