Gallery: Old Silo Transformed Into ‘Rural High-Rise’ in Denmark

 
Residents of the tower and surrounding neighborhoods can conveniently shop without having to travel far. The addition of the public space also encourages community activity.

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  1. Holcim Awards December 27, 2010 at 4:41 pm

    I’m not crazy about the aesthetics of this project but the reuse of the old silo is great. http://on.fb.me/holcim-awards

  2. ubique December 24, 2010 at 1:56 am

    While this is a nice building it is not the first silo building in denmark. We have two in copenhagen which are called Gemini residence (frøsilo) and Wennberg silo which can be seen here:
    http://www.cphx.dk/index.php?id=23797#/23404/
    and here:
    http://www.cphx.dk/index.php?id=23797#/23797/

    Architectually i think these two are much more spectacular but maybe you have already covered them in another article. :)

    Merry christmas :)

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