Gallery: HOK’s KAUST Library is at the Heart of the Largest LEED NC Pla...

 
Dramatic, yet welcoming the library's interior is built out in a rich palette of materials and provides varied spaces for students and academics to collaborate, including cafes, casual lounges and more formal meeting rooms.

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  1. karenwil April 5, 2011 at 6:57 pm

    Being the largest LEED NC-Platinum project ever is great but many people would agree with me that small builds are truly the greenest.
    That said this project looks wonderful the architects designed well crafted buildings.
    I don’t think I have heard of mashrabiya screens before.
    Reducing heat is a core issue in the Saudi Arabia.

    “At night, the building’s transparent nature transforms it into a beacon of light” – well written article, I love the night picture. The Sofa’s sleek are simlar for the famous Mr. Nilsson Sofa.

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