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Ngoolark Student Services building in Perth is wrapped in a shimmering perforated gold skin

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Mar 03, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified Mar 02, 2016

The facade of the building references the chest feathers of the endangered Carnaby Black Cockatoo (Ngoolark). This solution was developed in collaboration with the local Aboriginal community and Kurongkurl Katitjin (ECU’s centre for indigenous studies). Related: SOM’s LEED Gold Park Hotel is a Modern Indian Palace The skin creates a kaleidoscopic three-dimensional effect in all directions. On one hand, it appears as a continuous space but it becomes truly transparent when viewed from...






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