Being a 100% recyclable material, itself originated from that cycle, CARDBOARD ART HOUSE gains a vast symbolic power in that field of application, crossing the borders of “artistic intervention” and “sustainable design” – as a material belonging to the field of architecture and the art of engineering. Normally, cardboard is being appointed as a packaging material, it is used to keep higher-grade products safe. Introducing it into a building and constructive setup by taking its structural qualities seriously leads to a total contextual re-interpretation of that matter: packaging becomes content, form becomes information medium.



Client: Papertown

Location: F23 Wien

All Pictures by Severin Dostal / German Design Award / Papertown