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12.11.2018

Jan Henrik Jansen translates nature to architectural language

ResearchArchitecture, Interiors


©Jan Henrik Jansen

Based in Copenhagen, Jan Henrik Jansen is a renowned German architect designing houses which astound.

Words: Thisispaper, Jan Henrik Jansen
Photography: Hampus Berndtson

Presented here is one of Jansen’s house projects, titled villa i korup. The house emerges form a forest landscape, creating a dialogue between raw nature and its processed components. The smooth, reflecting facade of the cube stands in a contradiction to the rough surface of tree bark, yet forms with it a harmonic relation. The inner space seems to reflect on the inside structure of a tree. Warm, wooden surfaces shape and fulfill almost every spot of the house, and trough glazed walls face its origin, the forest.



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