Proportions, Volumes, Grammar: Peter Märkli’s La Congiunta (1992)
Many of Hans Josephsohn sculptures are incorporated in Peter Märkli buildings: stems and reliefs have been turned into entablatures, friezes, and capitals. In fact, the Swiss architect (Zürich, 1953) and the German-born Swiss-naturalized artist (1920-2012) were very attached and used to discuss...
La Congiunta, Peter MÃ¤rkli | Giornico | Switzerland | MIMOA
A concrete alien in the rural fields of Giornico, this museum displays the sculptures of Hans Josephson. Light enters through a rooflight along the length of the building. One enters the introvert building by a small door, to be opened with a key which can be collected at the osteria in the village.