Gallery: Parasitic Vertical Upside-Down Casino Latches onto the Hoover ...

his metal shell provides shading for the rooms inside and encourages natural ventilation throughout the tower.

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  1. diponker2050 October 26, 2013 at 6:08 pm

    i want to know about it’s structure…………..

  2. anothervoice July 19, 2011 at 9:56 am

    Parasitic is right. I much prefer my natural world viewshed unimpeded by a self-indulgent design study.

    Did anybody stop to examine the impact this meme might generate? A hotel stretched out over the grand canyon? How about Yellowstone? THINK about how diminished the grandeur of these spaces become when we stick a built opject into them. THe value of the space is forever lost.

    If you’re going to design a parasitic structure, don’t grow it on a healthy host. Stick it (and I mean that in the nicest possible way,) on something that NEEDS improvement – NOT an inspiring natural viewshed.

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