Architects: Miller Maranta     Photography: Ruedi Walti     Construction Period:  2015     Location:  Aarau, Switzerland

The open-air market is located on Färberplatz, in the historical centre of Aarau. The building lies on a concrete podium and with its volume, in the middle of the public space, become an important presence in town.

The structure is very linear and severe, on the contrary the plan seems to be moved by the medieval façades of the surrounding, taking the scheme of a deformed hexagon.

The final shape gives to the architecture a touch of the memory of the place.

Text provided by the architect.

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