Year of Completion

2001

Client

City of Seville

Material of interest

Wood

Material Used

Wood

Properties of Materials

Wood panels with a polyurethane coating are intersected together to form parasols and canopies on the site.

Material Properties

Material of interest and material used: Wood.

Properties of material: Wood panels with a polyurethane coating are intersected together to form parasols and canopies on the site.

Application

Exterior cladding and structure

Climate

Mediterranean

Environmental Response

Panels provide structure, shade, and water protection.

Keywords

Exterior cladding and structure, Mediterranean, Shading, Water protection

Location

Seville, Spain

Sources

Case study by Alison Andrews, Washington University in St. Louis.

Architect website: http://www.jmayerh.de/

Other: http://famousbuildingsoftheworld.blogspot.com/2011/05/worlds-largest-wooden-structure.html

http://www.designboom.com/architecture/j-mayer-h-architects-metropol-parasol-now-complete/

http://www.jmayerh.de/index.php?article_id=19

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Date submitted

March 2014

Disciplines

Architecture

Metropol Parasol in Seville, Spain

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