Victims and Monsters by John Hejduk. There are many different definitions to the term “monster”. On the other hand, it can be consider as. Freshly unearthed from within the AA Archives are an almost complete set of drawings for the John Hejduk publication and exhibition ‘Victims’. Victims has 16 ratings and 1 review. Site Plan. John Hejduk. · Rating To ask other readers questions about Victims, please sign up. Be the first to ask a.

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The site of intervention is a former Gestapo headquarter adjoining the Berlin Wall, which contained a torture chamber employed during WWII.

A Growing, Incremental Place – Incremental Time: “Victims”, a Project by John Hejduk (1984)

Visitors could either reach the site crossing a drawbridge over the hedge or taking the trolley which circulates on the border of the area and then passing through a controlled entry point. Heduk which structures should have been built and in which sequence is left to the citizen of Berlin.


A grid of evergreen saplings covers part of the enclaved area, the trees supposed to grow slowly until they would get higher than the structures themselves. The constructions are all autonomous objects configured like characters in a play.

All of them are titled, with vivtims name signifying the role of the single object in the construction of the project. Some of the structures have simple body features, like the playground equipment, others are chambers, labyrinths, towers or small pavilions.

All the structures were developed by Hejduk with little sketches of silhouettes or perspectives.

The plan presented for the competition is just one of the possible configurations among a large range of variables. A Tale of two cities: The archipelago and the enclave. In victums and educator John Hejduk started a six-year investigation on the….

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