Gallery: Blue Volcano is a Solar Cloud-Topped Eco-Stadium for Zagreb, C...

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With a lightweight skin, recycled materials, solar power, and a somewhat crazy-lookin’ volcano-esque shape, this “cloud-covered” stadium in Zagreb has tons of eco-promise. Designed by Croatia-based njiric+ arhitekti, the Za(breg) Stadium is set to be a new landmark for the city center. Nicknamed the “Blue Volcano” by both the public and the press, the new stadium rises up from the city floor in a smooth arc to encapsulate the arena within.

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  1. Ivanko January 2, 2011 at 11:41 pm

    Ugly Design… Puting two good ideas (volcano stadium in guadalacara) and zepelin design for moble roof (from one of proposals for Beijing olympic stadium) in very wrong way… Result is obvius…

  2. Toylit Turns Used Porta... October 6, 2010 at 9:58 am

    […] installation was part of the Cascoland project, where the goal was to activate an underused stadium. Each rental potty is lit from within by a strong white light, causing it to glow blue against the […]

  3. CROATIAGREEN January 6, 2010 at 8:13 am

    Ružan je, a i dinamovci nemaju toliko gledanost, ko bi ga napunija, bespotrebno trošenje para..to zna svak koji je iti jedan put pogleda utakmicu dinama.

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