AFE AERIAL / Frankfurt, Germany / 2015 / Coop Himmelb(l)au / Competition
Design Principal: Wolf D. Prix Design Partner: Karolin Schmidbaur
Project Team: Benjamin Schmidt, Morteza Dehkordi, Shima Roshanzamir, Levent Ozruh
The project reacts to multiple programs at the same time and the “cuts” in the massing of the design is synchronised with the programme. The resulting triangular surfaces have also the role of bringing a great amount of light to the transition foors. For the extruded facade of the upper half, wind analysis had an huge impact on determining a gradual change within the size of balconies.