Architecture of Possibilities

M. L. Varudh Varavarn

(Vin Varavarn Architects)

This presentation will cover the explanation of the school requirements, the site limitation, and how the architect had incorporated the problems into the architectural design concept. In addition, the presentation will discuss the potentials of the earthquake proof architecture as a prototype to be adapted or modified for other types of buildings for the benefits of the local community in the long term. The two new buildings of Barn Hong Hae School, located in Mae Sai, is an example of another earthquake proof school completed in 2018 with architectural design modified from Barn Huay Sarn Yaw School architectural prototype.