s.a.i.l. is positioned on a concrete base consisting of two waves in order to act as a technically suitable foundation for the curved form. The evocation of water is less important for Lucien den Arend than the necessity of a horizontal shape which visually balances the wind swept vertical construction.
1977 - s.a.i.l. - concrete and stainless steel Ø10 400x400x150cm - Martin Luther King School, Maassluis NL
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