Convent of La Tourette
Rough concrete stained by time give an exterior unfamiliar to religious structures. The spaces are arranged in a non-traditional way because of the sloping terrain with living spaces below and work spaces above. A green roof is broken up at the interior courtyard, with scattered planes of glass looking onto what appears to be the ruins of civilization.
Sunlight is sculpted to majestically render the spaces. Hues of stark red, yellow, and blue give a feeling of primacy in the most sac...


30 photos, 1 video and 4 drawings

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