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Loisium Visitor Center – Langenlois, Austria

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Building: Loisium Visitor Center
Location: Langenlois, Austria
Status: Complete, 2003
Architect: Steven Holl Architects
Structural engineer: Retter & Partner GmbH, A-Krems
Mechanical engineer: Altherm Engineering, A-Baden

AE Interest: incorporated 900- yr old stone passages, geometric design, partially set in the ground to portray the connection to the vault wine system, light refraction, roof terrace, natural lighting, windows glazed in recycled bottle glass


Written by Sophia Kim

August 31, 2009 at 9:35 pm

Posted in Built

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