hotel on a tourist-orientated island is only in use during a limited time. Outside
the tourist season an
empty shell remains. That every building has a limited functional period
is not necessarily a problem, but mass-tourism is making great claims upon the
scarce space on the island. The influence of the inactive mono-functionalities
on the qualities of the island are immense. In the end mass tourism will erase
the qualities of every environment, and without these qualities tourism will
This project is a research into this duality, and aims at a solution which is satisfying for both realities.