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Ushibuka Bridge-Ushibuka, Japan

Posted in Built by Carlos Garcia on August 26, 2011

Building: Ushibuka Bridge
Location: Ushibuka Japan
Completion: 1996
Architect: Renzo Piano
Structural Engineers: ARUP
AE Interests: Harbor connecting bridge, great form of traveling through a wide span of water.

Potsdamer Platz- Berlin, Germany

Posted in Built by Carlos Garcia on August 26, 2011

Building: Potsdamer Platz
Location: Berlin, Germany
Completion: 2000
Architect: Renzo Piano
Structural Engineer: Arup
AE Interest: Eighteen new buildings constructed by Arup and designed by RPBW.

Beyeler Foundation Museum-Riehen, Switzerland

Posted in Built by Carlos Garcia on August 26, 2011

Building: Beyeler Foundation Museum
Location: Riehen, Switzerland
Completed: 1997
Architect: Renzo Piano
Structural: Arup 
AE Interests: Only consists of four bearing walls running parallel to each other, and steel framed glass roof.

Maison Hérmes-Tokyo, Japan

Posted in Built by Carlos Garcia on August 26, 2011

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Building: Maison Hérmes
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Completed: 2001
Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop and Rena Dumas Architecture Intérieure
Structural Engineer: Arup, Mitsuhiro Kanada
Landscape: K. Tanaka

AE Interest: Structural core design similar to a pagoda. Innovation of large dampener / stiffness reducer to allow one side of building to lift up during earthquakes.

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Ars Aevi-Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Posted in Proposed Design, Under Construction by Carlos Garcia on August 26, 2011

Building: Ars Aevi
Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Completion: 2014
Architect: Renzo Piano
AE Interest: Ars Aevi will become a museum devoted to cultural acknowledgement that was planned out throughout a war-filled country. Started negotiations in 1992 with the Sarajevo government.
Status: Under negotiations with the Bosnia-Herzegovina government.