Landscape Magazine May 2014

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urban escape

Interior view showing the botanical wormholes (day)

The Urban Botanical Pavilion was developed as an architectural and aesthetic break from the incessant array of high-rise structures in a typical urban cityscape. It serves as a public sanctuary space, allowing residents and pedestrians to easily access a reflective, open and noncommercial environment.

OP—EN re-imagines public space within a highrise-concentrated environment.

Aerial view (day)

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Aerial view (night)