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Author Boltshauser, Roger, 1964-

Title Haus Rauch : ein Modell moderner Lehmarchitektur = The Rauch House : a model of advanced clay architecture / Roger Boltshauser, Martin Rauch ; Hg./Ed. Otto Kapfinger, Axel Simon.

Published Basel : Birkhäuser, 2011.

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 UniM Archit  720.92 BOLT    AVAILABLE
Physical description 175 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 23 cm
Bibliography Bibliography: page [172]
Summary The town of Schlins in Vorarlberg has long been a Mecca for all those with an interest in clay construction. On the steep southern slope, the clay builder Martin Rauch worked together with Zurich architect Roger Boltshauser to erect his new artist's residence. From its foundation all the way to its flat roof, it is made entirely of excavated soil from the site on which it is built: the floors and arched ceilings, the plasterwork on ceiling and walls, the washstands, tiles, and stairs -- all are made from the single material clay in its various forms.
Language notes Parallel text in German and English.
Other author Rauch, Martin, 1958-
Kapfinger, Otto.
Simon, Axel.
Subject Rauch, Martin, 1958- -- Influence.
Building, Clay -- Design and construction.
Earth houses -- Design and construction.
Earth construction.
Architecture -- Europe, Central -- 21st century.
Architecture, Modern -- 21st century.
Variant Title Rauch House : a model of advanced clay architecture.
ISBN 9783034601092
3034601093