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Tue 20.5.

So Transparent: London’s iconic Crystal Palace reloaded

Posted by Walter Phillips on 20.05.2014 - Tagged as:

Illustrative visualisation of the new Crystal Palace masterplan, on its original South London site. Images © ZhongRong Group

Illustrative visualisation of the new Crystal Palace masterplan, on its original South London site. Images © ZhongRong Group

One of most iconic architectural structures of the 19th century – London’s legendary Crystal Palace – is being reborn, with a host of international starchitects in the running to rethink it. Leading materials consultancy MATERIALS COUNCIL investigates the exciting possibilities this landmark project offers in terms both of material innovation and of cutting-edge building technologies.

 

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