The struggle for absolute autonomy of the individual against the absolute authority of the universal.
A wooden shelter, a boat, trapped in a secluded tiny lake on 2150 metres above sea level, embedded in the midst of the Dolomites, a massif emerged from and shaped by a primeval ocean. Under the leitmotif Radical Romaticism LFG! twenty-five BA architecture students under the guidance of Armin Blasbichler, authored, funded, produced and put into place Timshel I in four months time - altogether with no prior knowledge in boatbuilding whatsoever.
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Timshel I, Design course at Uni Innsbruck Department of Design/ studio 1, 2013
Wooden sailboat | L 9.20m, W 2.60m, H 7.10m, 1500kg