Coffee Garden

Student: Fran Heaver


Tutors:Barry Wark, Maria Knutsson-Hall, Andreas Körner


The Coffee Garden explores the potential extinction of an idiosyncratic Austrian cultural icon, the coffee house. The research explores notions of coffee, its brewing process, it’s speed of production and its role in people watching and more engaging debate in contrast to the cities other national drink beer. Instead through the design of perforation and layers, the project creates moment of temptation and desire inspired by the cake stands prevalent in the traditional coffee houses. The result is a vegetated labyrinth that draws in the locals and tourist of Salzburg alike