Gallery: SOM’s Mustafa Abadan Designs Sustainable Super-Tower for Seoul

Inspired by the filtration exhibited by a marine sponge, the new tower finds its ‘living’ core within the interior atria, which acts as the lungs for the tower, maximizing both air circulation and filtration through active phytoremediation walls. These walls are able to both temper and refresh the quality of interior air throughout the building.

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