Sanaa. Rolex Learning Center

Francesco della Casa

EPFL Press, Lausanne, 2010


out of print

The jury celebrated an – architecture that is simultaneously delicate and powerful, precise and fluid, ingenious but not overly or overtly clever; for the creation of buildings that successfully interact with their contexts and the activities they contain, creating a sense of fullness and experiential richnessA”. At the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), the Japanese architects’ unique procedure allowed for a dream to become a reality by creating what one might call the first enhanced libraryA”. A building, a new heart for the campus, that gathers together all the different forms of knowledge access and exchange in one open space. A place for life as well, where a new rapport between the exterior and the interior is established.

Artikelnummer: 5402 Categorie:

ISBN: 9782940222445

224 pagina's, geïllustreerd, 18 × 24 cm, hardcover, Engels