AEWORLDMAP.COM (2,110 posts)

A research project from the Architectural Engineering program at The University of Texas at Austin – featuring contemporary architecture, engineering and construction around the world.

Antalya Aquarium – Antalya, Turkey

leave a comment »

Pic 1  Pic2  Pic3
[Sources]

Building Name: Antalya Aquarium
Building Location: Antalya, Turkey
Architects: Bahadir Kul Architects
Engineering Consulting: Meinhardt (formerly OGP Consulting)
Construction Engineer: Sitil Yapı Construction
Status: Completed

AE Interests: World’s Largest Tunnel Aquarium (131meters x 3meters).  Sculptural façade allows for the Aquarium to vanish into the topography.  Recessed ground level allows for inhabitants to enjoy the outdoors, while providing shade and breeze.

—-

Advertisements

Written by Reece Poth

September 10, 2014 at 1:49 pm

Posted in Built

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s