A KIND OF AIR
By Carla Cisno
Design concept for a temporary acoustic barrier and an adaptive, noisemasking/
attention-shifting sound installation for a hospital during the
construction of a new surgical unit in the parc in front of the maternity
Location: Clinique des Grangettes, Geneva, Switzerland.
Ideas and Principles
of non porous, weather resistant material, designed
and installed to withstand wind + loads.
Large, irregular, pyramidal crystal-like structure on
the side of the barrier exposed to the construction
site, alternating external reflective and absorptive