Gallery: Spiraling Mass Extinction Memorial Observatory Honors the Worl...

 
In an homage to the mammals, insects, birds and other wildlife of days past, Adjaye Associates has designed a spiraling Mass Extinction Memorial Observatory and education center. Planned a site near Bowers Quarry on the Isle of Portland in England, MEMO rises like a bee hive from the earth. The center is designed to be made from stone, and features stone carvings of 860 extinct animal species.

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  1. Olivier Gechter July 24, 2013 at 5:29 pm

    Hello. I’m interested by this initiative. Could I have some information more about the project status ?
    Best regards
    O.G.
    olivier at gechter dot org

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