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Fri 11.11.

Architecture between heaven and earth: extraordinary Control Tower Design

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 11.11.2011 - Tagged as: , , , ,

Control Tower at Vienna’s Schwechat Airport, the mebrane is illuminated by night; Zechner & Zechner Architects, Vienna; Photo © Zechner & Zechner

Most children have at one time or another spent time with their parents or grandparents in the panorama restaurant of an airport and have watched in fascination as the planes take off and land — moments in which we, too, take off in our imaginations in order to land again later and have terra firma beneath our feet once more. (by Susanne Fritz)

 

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