New Zealand Commercial Design Trends Series NZ Commercial Design Trends Vol. 30/6 - Page 13
Facing page:Reception lobbies
on both buildings face the
central courtyard. Exposed
stairwells alongside these act as
Below:The building footprints
are inverted versions of each
other. Together they define
the paved courtyard with
expanded aluminium mesh, which is used as a
screening device to encase fire egress stairwells.
The carpark structure behind is encased in a
galvanised steel grating system that will eventually
be screened by climbing plants.
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