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Traditional windows transform the facade of Tehran apartment building into art

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 24, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified May 23, 2016

The seven-story building features a facade made of heat-treated timber inset with stained glass and vegetation. In addition to its role in controlling solar intake, the facade has a decorative quality by combining natural materials, color and transparency. The patterned facade references some of Iran's iconic traditional residences, while functioning as a high-performance element that reduces heat buildup. Related: Apartment No. 1 is Built Completely Out of Recycled Stone in Mahallat, Iran "Economic...






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