domingo, 6 de agosto de 2017

bbc network: A sustainable mixed-use development springs from a Dutch city center like a green-fringed crystal formation



Rendering of the sloped roofs and 45-degree angled buildings at Nieuw Bergen from MVRDV


Imaginary planes at an angle of 45 degrees are drawn from the footprint of neighboring residential buildings, which results in building forms with jagged silhouettes. The 45-degree angles provide the maximum amount of sunlight for the houses and the public spaces and make the roofs less visible from the ground floor.


More:
https://www.bdcnetwork.com/sustainable-mixed-use-development-springs-dutch-city-center-green-fringed-crystal-formation