HEN RAFAEL

Vertical Market – Model

Description

  • teamwork with Shir Cohen

  • Third Year Project

The main idea of ​​our building was to create an open structure for the public that function as an innovative vegetable market.

a vertical wall crosses The structure, on the wall is integrated

an Hydroponic system, that allows vertical growth (using water only, without soil).

The goal was to create in the heart of Tel Aviv, at the street that connects Jaffa Port to the flea market, a green pause that creates unique sequence of facades in the street.

The challenge was to create an exterior structure with resistant finish materials to rain, wind, and sunlight because except for partially covered areas, and a closed kitchenette for tea making, the entire structure is open to Weather hazards.