Gallery: Green-Roofed La Llotja Theater Takes Color Cues from the Fruit...

 
Juxtaposing an earthy stone-clad exterior with a modern interior flush with vibrant color, La Llotja Theater and conference center is a monumental new building that celebrates the various fruits of Lleida, Spain. Designed by Mecanoo Architecten, the building showcases sustainable design features like a large cantilever for shade and shelter from the rain, solar panels, and thermal storage. In addition, a sprawling garden makes its home on La Llotja's roof, providing theater-goers with an extra special place to take in views after a performance.

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