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National Assembly Building – Dhaka, Bangladesh

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National building  nonagon-style-national-Assembly-Bangladesh-Jatiyo-Sangsad-Bhaban-brutalist-architecturen9s-2n9ssangshad_inside

Building Name: National Assembly Building
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: 1962 – 1983
Architect: Louis Kahn
Structural Engineers: Keast & Hood, Harry Palmbaum
Mechanical Engineers: D’Ambly

AEInterest: Cast-in-place reinforced concrete and Marble; Geometric forms; Passive cooling.

Articles: [1,2]

Written by Justin Guinn

October 10, 2018 at 11:18 am

Posted in Built

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