Gallery: Steven Holl Completes Construction on LEED Gold Sliced Porosit...

Steven Holl Architects just announced the completion of the chunky mixed-use Sliced Porosity Block in China. Designed with an emphasis on daylighting, the project consists of five uneven geometric structures separated by open spaces that allow light to filter into a lush inner courtyard. Inspired by canyons and valleys, the project is targeting LEED Gold status with a mix of energy-efficient technologies including geothermic heating and rainwater recycling.

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