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Delft, The Netherlands
Year of Completion
Marine West Coast Climate
Material and its Properties
The glass skin of the building is designed to reflect the Dutch skies. The panels of fused glass with lens-like spheres reference a vernacular window design that can be seen throughout the historic city. The combination and rhythm of open panels of high-performance glass and closed fused glass panels enable a high degree of energy efficiency.
The combination and rhythm of open panels of high-performance glass and closed fused glass panels enable a high degree of energy efficiency.
Mecanoo, "Delft City Hall and Train Station" (2018). Building Case Studies. 336.