the skin of the structure seamlessly integrates sustainable technology into the facade with evaporative cooling and fresh air intakes that improve the internal air quality and reduce operations costs. tectonically, the hub is an envelope of energy efficient design strategies, sporting a novel exterior comprised of operable cylindrical shading devices and a double glazed inner skin.
Ronstan Tensile Architecture louver system in Smales Farm Technology Farm. The Q4 façade is a fantastic example of a tensioned façade that is both aesthetic and functional. It responds to its context with an aesthetic and functional passive solar design for today’s climate.
Dalarna Media Library by Adept
de Schicht // metselwerk met strijklicht by Steven van der Goes architecten bna, via Flickr