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Holland Green – London, UK

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Building: Holland Green
Location: London, UK
Architect: Office of Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)
Collaborating Architect: Allies & Morrison
Structural Engineer: Arup
Services Engineer: Arup
Project Year: Completed 2016
Size: 323,000 ft²

AE Interest: made up of residential buildings and one main exhibition hall; feels like living in the middle of Holland Park [a]; residential buildings – orthogonal geometries, façade is made up of 2 parts: identical, vertical windows and a grid-like structural system, height of each building is proportional to surroundings; main exhibition hall – “tent in the park”, parabolic roof lines to contrast residential buildings [b]
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Written by allyduane

September 8, 2016 at 10:53 pm

Posted in Built

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