Swissness Applied in Milwaukee
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee SARUP
80 sqm
On view
April 8 - May 3 2019
Exhibition Design
Nicole McIntosh, Jonathan Louie
Exhibition Team
John Bryant, Philip Claghorn
Photography by
Brian Griffin
Graphic Design
ImBurrow Berlin
Additional Information
Honoree, 2019 Interior Design Best of Year Awards, 2020 ACSA Faculty Design Award
Supported by
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee SARUP, Syracuse University SoA
Swissness Applied in University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee consists of 3 room length tables that contain both documentation and original architectural explorations. Attached to the tables are 9 viewfinders filled with photographs of the swissified town and its’ photographic precedent. Each viewfinder offers glimpses into the imagery in the New Glarus collection. They include photographs from Chapter 118: Building Construction, Article II: Swiss Architectural Theme in the New Glarus building code that offers guidelines that enforce the use of typical elements of the Swiss Chalet style. The exhibition consists of 54 architectural models in total and 3 drawings.
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