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High Rise Apartment Tower “Turning Torso” – Malmo, Sweden

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  TurningTorsoDiagram  turningtorsolit

Building: High Rise Apartment Tower in Malmo
Location: Malmo, Sweden
Completed:  2005
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Structural Engineer: Calatrava
ME Engineer: Calatrava

AE Interests: Form based on sculpture “twisting torso”, freestanding sculptural element, nine cubes twisting 90 degrees, innovative energy requirements, energy supplied entirely by renewable resources
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Written by Benjamin Meinke

August 28, 2009 at 2:22 pm

Posted in Built

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