Architect Janaap Ruissenaars is set to build a full scale replica of his 3D printed model. The project is expected to take up to 18 months, however they are hopeful to finish construction by 2014. The building will be reinforced with concreate once the contours have been set out with the 3D printer, this ensures that it will be able to support itself and any other additional pressure from objects and people.
Designed for the Europan spatial design competition, the Landscape House had been designed to be synonymous with the Irish coastline. “Landscapes are endless and our question was whether we can design a home that has no beginning and no end.”