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The Tip of an Iceberg

Architecture | June 24, 2015 |

The Tip of an IcebergImage courtesy of Simon Menges

The Tip of an Iceberg

The Tip of an Iceberg – The Szczecin Philharmonic Hall.

The Tip of an IcebergImage courtesy of Simon Menges

Architectural office Barozzi/Veiga created this philharmonic hall in Szczecin, Poland, accommodating a concert hall and a chamber music hall.

The Tip of an IcebergImage courtesy of Simon Menges

The massive structure seems like an iceberg floating through the streets.

The Tip of an IcebergImage courtesy of Simon Menges

It responds to traditional local architecture with vertical proportions and steep pitches as well as the nearby industrial influence with its shear scale.

The Tip of an IcebergImage courtesy of Simon Menges

The facade is made of a translucent glass creating an obvious contrast to the immediate surroundings to create a reference point in the area and a symbol of the city’s transitional nature.

more. filharmonia.szczecin.pl

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