THE MOTOR
May 19th 2011
Marble mass

|Rebirth of a church in divine marble. The mineral mass is completed by the baptistery hollowed out from the same material. The water that it holds appears to be from the river which runs below the church: the ultimate linking of the building with its environment. Location St Hilaire church, Melle, France Photography Felipe Ribon Architecture Mathieu Lehanneur Via Dezeen

Rebirth of a church in divine marble. The mineral mass is completed by the baptistery hollowed out from the same material. The water that it holds appears to be from the river which runs below the church: the ultimate linking of the building with its environment. Location St Hilaire church, Melle, France Photography Felipe Ribon Architecture Mathieu Lehanneur Via Dezeen

THE MOTOR
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