Sketching is an essential part of my landscape architecture practice. Here are some of my design sketches for a small memorial seating area project in Tišina, Slovenia.

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I have just received from the co-author of the design, architect Tomaž Ebenšpanger, a link to an internet site, which features the project, constructed last year. It is a minimalist design with a memorial bench and a drinking fountain, dedicated to two local priests. We designed a small bronze plaque at the fountain well, so when one bows to drink some water, one reads words from scripture in slovenian language: ‘I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the Water of Life freely.’ (Rev 21:6)

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The view of the memorial was photographed by photograper Miran Kambič.

Check the link for more information and photos of this project on:

http://www10.aeccafe.com/blogs/arch-showcase/2014/07/15/the-flow-and-rememberance-drinking-fountain-and-the-bench-in-tisina-slovenia-by-oblikovanje-krajine-tanja-simonic-korosak-s-p-skupaj-arhitekti-d-o-o/

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