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[Glass Lantern: WIRED.jp

イスタンブールの Zorlu センターにできたアップルストアの美しさがハンパじゃない。

「Glass Lantern」(ガラスランタン)と呼ばれる美しい姿と革新的な構造から今年の Structural Awards を受賞した。

Structural Engineering Excellence – 2014 | The Institution of Structural Engineers

Apple wins supreme engineering award for glass lantern store in Turkey | Cult of Mac

Longtime Apple architect Forester + Partners created the store, with Eckersley O’Callaghan as the structural engineer behind the beautiful cube that is made of four panels of glass 10 meters long by 3 meters high. Unlike the iconic Apple Store on Fifth Ave, the Turkish Lantern is completely absent of fixings that keep the glass panels in place because Foster seamlessly joined them on site with structural silicone.

「革新的」で「美しい」構造物とは:The Structural Awards 2014 | WIRED.jp


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