Gallery: Flora-Filled GSI Tower in Cancun Hovers Over the Caribbean

 
This is a mixed-use development complete with a shopping mall, offices, and a hotel. This stunning 20 storey double-tiered tower slated for Cancun definitely caters to the nature lovers of the world. Sanzpont Arquitectura combined a mall, hotel, and offices in one sassy building that will be both energy-efficient and comfortable. Using passive design techniques and special materials for the eastern and western facades, the designers ensure a verdant urban environment full of air and light.

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  1. fl3x May 23, 2011 at 10:48 am

    interesting building!!!! i would love to see graphics and photos in which the function of the facades is shown and explained.same for the other functions like solar shading and mixed uses.
    as an architecture student i this is ot as inspiring as it would be with graphics to explain the functions in detail.

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