The Cheshire Cat
a home for city musicians
The building has been conceived as a place for musicians, city-nomads and
mysterious city-shadows and is located in Harlem, New York.
To manipulate the house a permanent reorientation of the user is necessary: the
city-musician thereby turns into his own shadow, just like the grinsing cat in
"Alice in Wonderland".
An underground tail connects the tower with its built shadow and the New York
the landmark with its positive (tower) and negative (built shadow) poses itself as an interface between the over- and underground, reality and