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Bishan Public Library

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Building Name: Bishan Public Library
Location: Singapore
Architect: LOOK Architects
Structural Engineer: Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Year Completed: 2006

AE Interests: Concrete Structure, floor slabs minimize use of columns, skylights and colored-glass filter daylight into many colors.

Other Interesting Info: Main faςade contains cubical pods above street, large atrium connects all floors to spark conversation.
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Written by Trevor Greenberg

September 9, 2014 at 3:21 pm

Posted in Built

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