VISION Issue 31 - Page 2

VISION 31 CONTENTS CLICK TO VISIT THE BARANGARO LIFT 04 RISING STAR Lift Shaft at Barangaroo Reserve, Sydney A simple glass and steel lift-shaft atop a re-created headland may appear unremarkable on paper, but in a high visibility setting at Sydney’s Barangaroo, WMK Architecture’s answer is a big design deal. Deft siting, material selection and design resolution produce the understated show-stopper. Bespoke Viridian glazing and exquisite sandstone, intersect poetically for a people mover that makes a stellar civic design exclamation mark.