Gallery: Kagithane Gardens: JDS Architects Unveil Green-Roofed Daylit O...

JDS Architects just unveiled an exciting new green-roofed office for the modern and vibrant city of Istanbul. Kagithane Gardens has a close connection with the surrounding hilly landscape, which it mirrors with terraced green roofs. Daylight streams into the M-shaped building from all sides, and louvers protect the interior from overheating. Public plazas on the street level connect to retail spaces, and the upper floors provide premier office spaces for small to large firms. Construction on this project is expected to start this summer.

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