Posts Tagged ‘perforated aluminium’

Museum and cultural centre by Wutopia Lab, Shanghai – China

March 30th, 2017

The perforated plates of white aluminium cladding the circular building, which the architects folded like the pleats of a fan, are intended to block views from the tranquil garden to the interior. “We use perforated aluminium plates folded in a fan-style to create a veil on the facade,”

Office block by Bernardes Arquitetura, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

September 8th, 2016

The perforated aluminium exterior is the most dominant of the three layers. During daylight hours it is only possible to see through it at close range, but it becomes transparent by night when lights shine through from inside.