An introductory essay for the catalogue of the exhibition entitled Island held at Whitespace, Edinburgh, 10-14 November 2014. The essay reflects on projects by Angela Deuber, Pascal Flammer, Christ & Gantenbein Architects, Neil Gillespie (Reiach & Hall Architects), Johannes Norlander, Rolf Jenni and Tom Weiss (Raumbureau), and Raphael Zuber. It situates their work in the avant-garde tradition of testing formal and conceptual principles through house designs.
|Title of host publication||ISLAND|
|Subtitle of host publication||Eight houses for the Isle of Harris|
|Editors||Samuel Penn, Penny Lewis|
|Place of Publication||Edinburgh|
|Publication status||Published - 8 Nov 2014|