Gallery: 18th Century Romanian Bastion Transformed Into Green-Roofed Pu...

 
In a sign of the times, Architecture studio ARCHAEUS transformed an 18th century bastion into a park and community center. Bastion Theresia Timisoara was built as a defensive perimeter for the Romanian town of Timisoara and has languished for decades in the center of the city. ARCHAEUS' renovation carefully inserts a modern plaza and assembly room amid the brick and timber buildings and vaulted masonry walls, and a huge green roof now caps the extensive and inviting reurbanized space.

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  1. Droifa February 29, 2012 at 4:23 am

    This is great, but what are the spaces going to be used for? How are they going to be managed?

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