30 Aug '16, 8am

Breathtaking chapel clings to the cliffside for transcendent sea views

Breathtaking chapel clings to the cliffside for transcendent sea views

OPA is perhaps most famous for their jaw-dropping Casa Brutale, another cliffside building with confirmed plans for construction . Like its predecessor, Lux Aeterna is dramatically embedded into a rocky cliff and sports a giant cross-shaped facade made of glass that gives the building the appearance of a glowing lighthouse at night. Guests enter the underground chapel via a series of concrete steps that lead down into the earth, which helps create thermal insulation to regulate internal temperatures.

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