Gallery: Stunning Facade Renovation Pours in Daylight

 

Harnessing daylight in the busy and narrow streets of London is a remarkable challenge for any architect. Recently ALA met that challenge in their remarkable renovation of the 10 Hills Place office. Using a bit of ingenuity and a bit of shipmaking technology, the architects created a sculptural facade that is as beautiful as it is effective. It’s been said that you can’t judge a building by it’s facade, but for this building, that is precisely what we are going to do.

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  1. Taastrup Theater Renova... August 31, 2010 at 7:35 pm

    […] opacity and positioning of the pyramids is carefully controlled to allow in the optimal amount of daylight without overheating the interior, and operable windows allow for natural ventilation when the […]

  2. peanutbutters October 2, 2009 at 1:47 am

    ohh, Zara is having a sale ! just kidding. this is amazing.

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