housing arches

mass rotation - 3D band

location: Kranj, Slovenia
project date: 2009
completion date:
area: 26.000 m2
type: mixed use: retail, office, housing
source: invited competition 2. prize
client: ABCFIN d.o.o

project team: Aljoša Dekleva, Tina Gregorič,
Lea Kovič, Martina Marčan,Tea Smrke, Daniel Schwartz, Andi Koder


Located near the entrance to the city, the design consists of a flipped building completed with a tower, which becomes a representative “landmark” of the area and local entry.

The proposal reinforces connections between residents and the active surroundings by freeing up space on the ground floor, where people can develop different activities.