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Green-roofed underground garage is shaped like dunes to fight flooding

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 06, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Jul 05, 2016

Set between a dyke and a major city boulevard, the Underground Parking Garage has an elongated 500-meter-long form that runs parallel to the beach and houses 663 parking spots. The architects collaborated with OKRA landscape architects to top the structure with a planting palette congruous with a natural dune landscape. Materials and colors were carefully chosen to better integrate the garage into the landscape and the city’s urban fabric. Related: Gorgeous dune-inspired home uses bio-fuel...






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