Underground Swimming Pool

Underground Swimming Pool

Architect
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Location
Vienna, Austria
Project Year
2001
Category
Swimming Pools
Gerald Zugmann

Underground Swimming Pool

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An existing residence with a garden and the wish to build an indoor swimming pool. The situation of not being allowed to build above ground in the garden and our conception of a space for 'long-distance travel' made the ground-space the site to build. Conceptually, the 'living-pool' transforms itself into a floating air pocket, enclosed by the mass of the ground and connected to the villa by a long ramp.


Project Team: Marie-Therese Harnoncourt-Fuchs, Ernst J. Fuchs, Florian Haydn, Constanze Weiser, Waltraut Hoheneder

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