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Constructed from 8 shipping containers carefully arranged, the program features three different and interconnected areas each evoking a different spatial experience mainly driven by the natural environment.
 
Constructed from 8 shipping containers carefully arranged, the program features three different and interconnected areas each evoking a different spatial experience mainly driven by the natural environment.

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  1. Container John October 26, 2010 at 6:37 am
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  4. tulanarchy July 30, 2010 at 11:46 am

    logicarch, I disagree with your observations. With the exception of three support beams, one of which is an admittedly beefy braced frame, this thing is all shipping container.

    I do have one complaint, however: if the title of the article is accurate, shouldn’t we be seeing photographs of the finished building? This looks far from open; they are in the early to mid stages of construction from the visual evidence.

    Cool project, though.

  5. logicarch July 30, 2010 at 10:47 am

    A exciting aesthetic, but it looks like there is little left of the original containers. It seems like the shipping container recycling is more rhetoric than reality in this project.

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