Gallery: Anna Heringer’s Rammed Earth MudWorks Installation at Harvard’...

Earlier this spring, an interesting project appeared outside of the entrance of the Harvard Design School’s Gund Hall – an installation made entirely out of mud and earth. Several months later, the structure is still standing, demonstrating the potential of rammed earth construction and the use of mud as a building material. Engraved into the mud is a plaque with the following words written: Built with EARTH and WATER. Fashioned by the human HAND. As RESILIENT as concrete. This wall can be reclaimed by NATURE.

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