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Extension of the Building Academy Salzburg / soma

  • Architects: soma
  • Location: Salzburg, Austria
  • Architects: soma architecture (Alex Matl, Jeanin Worndl, Nadine Rossler)
  • Structural Engineer: Brandstatter ZT GmbH
  • Electrical Engineer: Istaplan
  • HVAC: TB Stampfer
  • Acoustic / Building Physics: Quiring Consultants
  • Client: Austrian Federal Economic Chamber
  • User: Building Academy Salzburg
  • Hvac: TB Stampfer
  • Photographs: Unknown photographer

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One Ocean, Thematic Pavilion EXPO 2012 / soma

  • Architects: soma
  • Location: Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do, South Korea
  • Photographs: soma

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soma’s Thematic Pavilion opens tomorrow!

Courtesy of soma
Courtesy of soma

Designed by the Austrian architecture office soma for EXPO 2012, the Thematic Pavilion dubbed One Ocean will celebrate it’s grand opening tomorrow (May 11) in Yeosu, South-Korea. Since winning first prize in an open international competition in 2009, One Ocean has captured the attention of the international community with its gill-like kinetic façade and sustainable climate design.

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