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Architects transform Brutalist brick pump stations into riverside event spaces in Denmark

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 07, 2016 01:04 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Jan 06, 2016

Danish marine suppliers Myhrwold and Rasmussen engineered the pump stations in 1966 as rugged and raw structures decorated only by a vertical concrete grooves that allude to the lines of ploughed fields. To give the buildings a more welcoming appearance, Johansen Skovsted Arkitekter added spruce and plywood cladding. The simple wooden extensions soften the building’s machine-like look and will gradually develop a silvery patina over time. Timber was also introduced in the interior. The original...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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