Displayed from various three-dimensional sketch models, here a small selection from a series of scale models ‘open constructed tents’. Sight-lines, and tensions, structures like sails in the wind.

A simple yet careful way of working, an intuitive act that enables me to visualize ideas.


The project started from a multi-day hike through the highlands of Scotland. Being alone in an uncivilized lands- cape makes you vulnerable and leads, from personal experience, to a sense of contentment. But how does this experience relate to the compelling landscape of man?

Mock-ups, image composition, physical experiences, material and construction experiments along with developing a poetic working method.

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