Dissolved Space with the Intense Tectonics
Review XY Yunhouse Pavilion and Pool, Yangshuo in Guangxi Province
Time + Architecture  4/2020

ABSTRACT: Through analyzing the spatial, structural, constructional, and tectonic characteristics of XY Yunhouse Pavilion and Pool, this article reveals the tension between the honest expression of constructional logic and the visual illusion of the vanishing of structural elements. It tries to formulate the inherent characteristics of dissolved space with the intense tectonics in this pavilion and to re-consider the construction process itself critically.
KEY WORDS: Space; Tectonics; Intense Tectonics; Structure; Contradiction

Author: Zhang Feng, Kong Qiushi