Gallery: HWKN’s Artscape is a Green-Roofed Museum That Emerges From The...

 
Like a mushroom that pushes its way up through the ground as it grows, this crazy entry into the competition to design the New Taipei City Museum of Art impressed us with its creativity and greenery-topped roof. Designed by HWKN, Artscape is a hybrid design of landscaping and thrilling new architecture. Chasms and rips in the exterior create openings for both light and people to enter the building, which was designed around HWKN's ECONIC (Ecological + Icon) design philosophy, where architecture reconnects people with nature through sustainability.

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  1. Jim Novak August 26, 2011 at 10:55 am

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