28 Oct '14, 5am

#Luiis_3x ] Rainwater-Harvesting Artscience Museum Floats Like a Lilypad on the Singapore Wat... [ #Luispokel

#Luiis_3x ] Rainwater-Harvesting Artscience Museum Floats Like a Lilypad on the Singapore Wat... [ #Luispokel

The museum, the structure of which was conceived by Arup, is supported by a complex steel lattice and 10 columns that come together toward the bottom in a basket-like shape. The envelope is made out of a double-curved layer of fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) commonly used in the construction of boats and yachts. The building is accessed through a free-standing glass pavilion whose lower and upper galleries, amounting to an area of 6,000 square meters, are connected with elevators and escalators.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/rainwater-harvesting-artscience-muse...

Tweets

A Whole Lot of Sustainable Spruce Clads This St...

inhabitat.com 29 Oct '14, 5am

The narrow long building is located on a piece of land parallel to the axis between the existing house, the garden and the...

The ArtScience Museum at Singapore Marina Bay S...

twitter.com 01 Nov '14, 11pm

To bring you Twitter, we and our partners use cookies on our and other websites. Cookies help personalize Twitter content,...

Pico Housing is a Community-Oriented Affordable Housing Development in Santa Monica

Pico Housing is a Community-Oriented Affordable...

inhabitat.com 27 Oct '14, 6pm

that offers 100 percent affordable housing in Santa Monica, California. The colorful and sustainable development is commun...

Exhibition on 700 years of #Singapore's history...

straitstimes.com 27 Oct '14, 7am

SINGAPORE - A new exhibition chronicling 700 years of Singapore's history will open at the National Museum of Singapore on...

Federal Agencies Can Pick the Green Rating System They Like

Federal Agencies Can Pick the Green Rating Syst...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 28 Oct '14, 9am

The U.S. Department of Energy won't be directing federal agencies to use any particular green-building rating system when ...

Louis Vuitton Foundation museum designed by Frank Gehry opens in Paris

Louis Vuitton Foundation museum designed by Fra...

artdaily.com 26 Oct '14, 11pm

Emerging from the woods at the edge of Paris like a glass ship, the hyper-modern Louis Vuitton art museum was inaugurated,...

[ST] Exhibition on 700 years of Singapore's his...

straitstimes.com 27 Oct '14, 4am

SINGAPORE - A new exhibition chronicling 700 years of Singapore's history will open at the National Museum of Singapore on...

The ArtScience Museum at Singapore Marina Bay S...

twitter.com 09 Nov '14, 4am

To bring you Twitter, we and our partners use cookies on our and other websites. Cookies help personalize Twitter content,...