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Italian Pavilion Expo 2015: The Slab \ MenoMenoPiu Architects & BE.ST Architect

Italian Pavilion Expo 2015: The Slab \ MenoMenoPiu Architects & BE.ST Architect

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• June 1, 2013 • Comments (0)

MenoMenoPiu Architects & BE.ST Architect‘s proposal for the Italian Pavilion at the Milan 2015 Expo is a light cage where the technical innovation is embedded within the structure: revolutionary glass columns sustain traditional slabs clad in marble. The building is simple and elegant in its structural system. Marble and glass are intertwined expressing the Italian […]

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Mikado Tower \ BE.ST (Stefano Belingardi Clusoni)

Mikado Tower \ BE.ST (Stefano Belingardi Clusoni)

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• June 1, 2013 • Comments (0)

Stefano belingardi Clusoni has recently designed the Mikado Tower. The static principle of the tower is based on the concept of Tensegrity, mechanical structure consisting of discrete and separate elements subjected to compressive forces and by continuous elements subjected to tensile stress. The structure is self-sustaining due to a state of tension self balanced present […]

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