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To celebrate the launch of ArchDaily Materials, our new product catalog, we've rounded up 10 awesome projects from around the world that were inspired by one material: concrete. Check out the projects after the break... Vitra Fire Station / Zaha Hadid  One of the first realized projects in Zaha's career, the Vitra Fire Station in Germany uses concrete planes that bend, tilt, and break according to the conceptual, dynamic forces connecting landscape and architecture. Cathedral of Brasilia / Oscar Niemeyer  The structure of this Brazilian cathedral, created by one of the great concrete masters, is made up of sixteen parabolic concrete columns reaching up towards the sky. The columns integrate with the stained glass windows, which are different shades of blue, white and brown. Crematorium Baumschulenweg / Shultes Frank Architeckten  View more View full description
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