The teconics of thick and thin  |  Living with the mirror people

3rd year MA project  |  The University of Edinburgh  |  2007

Town housing in Portobello, Edinburgh. Houses and maisonettes share staircases, divided by glass block walls, thus increasing interaction between residents. Stone and glass construction on each side of the building are based on a study of Scottish tower houses (thick) and Maison de Verre (Thin).