30 Apr '18, 8pm

Büro Ole Scheeren completes DUO Twin Towers with honeycomb patterns in Singapore:

Büro Ole Scheeren completes DUO Twin Towers with honeycomb patterns in Singapore:

Büro Ole Scheeren has completed a pair of towers with concave surfaces featuring honeycomb patterns on their facades in Singapore. Dubbed as DUO Twin Towers, the project was developed to "symbolize the symbiotic relationship between Malaysia and Singapore and the positive effect on a larger urban, as well as regional context", within the scope of a joint venture development between two countries. Envisioned as "an act of reconciliation", the towers function as a knit together a previously disparate part of the city. DUO integrates the surrounding context with its diverse mix of functions around a 24-hour accessible public plaza to form a new civic nexus for the dynamic, prosperous life of Singapore. The project is comprised of two expressive sculptural towers that have been dynamically carved to create a series of circular urban spaces. One of the towers, reaching 186 mete...

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