29 Sep '14, 12pm

Zaha Hadid unveils “blooming” towers in Australia

Zaha Hadid unveils “blooming” towers in Australia

Dame Zaha Hadid has unveiled her latest design for a series of riverside towers in Brisbane, Australia. The Pritzker Prize winner’s proposal comprises 3 towers which would hold 486 apartments and eight riverfront villas as well as featuring 7,300 square meters of landscaped public parkland in the area of Toowong. The $420 million project is being proposed by property developer Sunland Group . SEE ALSO: OPUS HONG KONG BY FRANK GEHRY Each tower would feature a multi-layer façade comprising a curtain wall glazing overlaid with glass reinforced concrete in a quilted diamond pattern, with Sunland Managing Director, Sahba Abedian, likening the design to “a flower in bloom.” “The design tapers each structure to minimize their footprint and open the riverfront to the public; creating a vibrant civic space for Toowong within a new riverside park,” said Hadid. “Our vision is to crea...

Full article: http://www.luxuo.com/design/zaha-hadid-blooming-towers-br...

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