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OCEAN DROP


Title : Ocean drop
Author : Guillaume Prugnier
Nationality : French
Year : 2012
Location : Space
Biography : A young architect graduated from ENSA Paris Malaquais
Type : Coup de Coeur, City, Design, Life in space
Scale : Installation
Size : -
Capacity : -

The shape of this travel module, round, soothing and enveloping inspired by the benefits of water. The module is designed as a miniature planet with several strata where the volume of water would be the core of it. The center is set with this big drop of ten meters in diameter around which is organized the daily life, like a cloister with its central fountain, its peripheral aisle and overhead opening contemplation of heaven. A large canopy device oriented in the axis' place of departure / arrival point "allows you to make other marks on the body: understand where we come from and where we are going. The two rays parts lives outside overlook this and help keep every moment that horizon. Technical rooms are located at each pole of the module, separated by a corridor accessible from device locks.

Descriptive of Author : Water in zero gravity