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London, United Kingdom
Year of Completion
Temperate oceanic climate
Material and its Properties
The unique brick façade allows light to filter in during the day and to glow out in the evening, transforming a solid, massive material into a veil that covers the concrete skeleton of the new building.
The massive bricks contribute to a high thermal mass
Herzog & de Meuron, "Tate Modern Switch House" (2016). Building Case Studies. 353.