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Video: Tamedia New Office Building / Shigeru Ban Architects

Video: Tamedia New Office Building / Shigeru Ban Architects

Occupying an existing footprint in the heart of Zurich, Shigeru Ban Architects' Tamedia headquarters is distinct for its stunning timber structure. Beyond the environmental benefits of using wood as the main structural material, the wood's visibility "gives a very special character and high quality spatiality to the working atmosphere," as Ban once described. Take a look in the Spirit of Space video above for a good understanding of what if feels like to be inside the space. 

Tamedia Office Building / Shigeru Ban Architects

Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Video: Tamedia New Office Building / Shigeru Ban Architects" 10 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/640928/video-tamedia-new-office-building-shigeru-ban-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884