Rakkestad Tradition College / Oslotre + Fragment
Textual content description equipped via the architects. Rakkestad Tradition College is a development in forged wooden over 2 flooring with a gross space of 774 m2. The cultural faculty adapts to present constructions at the sq. in peak and form and pertains to the axis from the street main right down to the principle side road. In combination, the brand new and present constructions shape a unifying cultural sq.. The undertaking is made solely of wooden and wood-based fabrics from within to out of doors. CLT load-bearing partitions, slabs, and roof are insulated with wooden fiber and clad the use of 100% Ore-pine (heartwood of pine). By using wood-based fabrics in all of its parts the outside wall building permits for a dynamic and respiring facade with out the usage of plastics or different inorganic fabrics.
The brand new Tradition College has an open and alluring glass facade against the sq., the place the doorway space and the principle task room are positioned. The facade is composed of a profiled picket cladding, divided right into a trend with a rhythm that follows the development’s different structuring ideas. Home windows and glass components apply the similar rhythms. The development dietary supplements the present tradition space with particular rooms to be used within the Tradition College’s instructing of song, dance, and humanities.
This system and plans are arranged such that the acoustic rooms shape a “ridge” alongside the north and east facet of the development, the extra open and versatile spaces dealing with the sq. within the south and west. Provider purposes are amassed in a central core. The core acts as a room divider that permits motion to and from the practice session cells in a hall with out nerve-racking the adjoining rooms the place there may well be an artwork magnificence or ballet lesson. The bottom ground incorporates particular rooms for song, a commonplace circle of relatives room, a workroom for dance & theater, and ensemble rooms. Those have a ground peak of four.8 m, whilst the remainder of the peak in the remainder of the development is approx. 3m. The primary ground is reasonably smaller than the bottom ground and is composed basically of practice session cells and rooms for visible artwork.
Rakkestad is a devoted picket municipality, and the brand new Cultural College, constructed at the maximum central web page within the heart of Rakkestad, seems as an impressive picket development with a top center of attention on detailing each within the façade and inner. A completely built-in air flow machine hidden in the back of the ceiling and partitions permits air to flow into thru trees slats with none visual equipment or grilles. A moderately selected subject material palette comprises visual CLT surfaces and pine trees slats in partitions and ceilings. Colour accents in the principle rooms with inexperienced terrazzo floor and heat pink acoustic textile curtains. The development’s shape and technical answers made it imaginable to succeed in a cheap building whilst preserving top of the range intimately.