Architect

Studio Fuksas

Year of Completion

2005

Client

Fiera Milano Foundation

Material of interest

Glass

Material Used

Glass panel

Material Properties

Free standing fluid like glass canopy runs entire site. It dramatically flows down to the ground level in a parabolic vortex fashion. Rhomboidal glazing panes were utilized on the flat portions and triangular panes were used to make the curves

Application

Canopy, roof

Climate

Marine West Coast Climate

Environmental Response

Daylighting, Shading

Keywords

glass, commercial, Milan, Italy

Location

Milan, Italy

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Date submitted

2013

Disciplines

Architecture

New Milan Trade Fair

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