Gallery: Foster + Partners Unveils Beautiful Bank With Undulating Roof

 

Foster + Partners has just unveiled yet another competition-winning design – this time for a beautiful bank headquarters in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The energy-efficient building will echo the landscaping of the nearby park on its campus and features an undulating overhanging roof. Designed in collaboration with construction firm CRIBA S.A. and local architect BBRCH-Minond, the new corporate headquarters of the Banco Ciudad de Buenos Aires will seek LEED Silver certification.

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  1. Argentinian Apartment S... October 22, 2010 at 3:17 pm

    […] an interior stairwell, a bathroom downstairs, a master bathroom upstairs, plus additional storage. Buenos Aires‘ mild climate made creating a space with thin walls and minimum materials […]

  2. Duryictcruili August 30, 2010 at 10:59 am

    hi all how are you ?

  3. kalpana August 27, 2010 at 6:56 am

    undulating roof appears to be an idea to humanize the artificial and built what is the function of undulation? where do i get more information about it?

  4. Andrewski August 25, 2010 at 2:01 pm

    When I first saw the headline, I thought the roof actually \”undulated\”, or moved in a wave. That would have been assume, but alas, this is not the case. Can some extreme architect out there design a roof that actually moves? It would create air movement and also be quite a spectacle.

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