Ramat Yishai Yad La'Banim - Memorial & Communal Center
Site – Ramat Yishai
Typology – Public Building
Programme – Memorial & Communal / 500 m²
Design – 2012 (Architectural Competition)
Status – Competition Entry
Client – Ramat Yishai Municipality
A community center, dedicated to the memory of the soldiers, sons of Ramat Yishai, who fell in the wars of Israel.
Located at a high point overlooking thel Izra'el valley, Ramat Yishai is a small town amidst agricultural fields.
Conceptually, this landscape of rectangular strips of fields is reflects a pattern on the llot from which the design is evilving - a one storey structure folded from the ground and hovering above it, releasing the space beneath and an adjacent square shaped in the view of the surrounding landscape.