Category

Uncategorized

7
Jul
2019

BIG's new cultural center features “periscope” for people watching

MÉCA's facade is made up of 4,800 prefabricated concrete panels that weigh up to 1.6 tons ...

Bjarke Ingels Group, in association with Freaks Architecture, recently completed a large new cultural center in Bordeaux, France. As you'd expect from a firm with BIG's pedigree, there are several interesting aspects of the design, including a sheltered outdoor space for socializing called the "urban living room" and a "periscope" that allows diners in a restaurant to gaze upon the people outside, and vice-versa.

.. Continue Reading BIG's new cultural center features "periscope" for people watching

Category: Architecture

Tags: