All Posts in Category

observatory architecture and design

DFA proposes ‘central park tower’ observatory to transform the city’s unused reservoir


a glass oculus showcases the functional elements of the tower, with views both up and down.

The post DFA proposes ‘central park tower’ observatory to transform the city’s unused reservoir appeared first on designboom | architecture…

Read more

cooke fawcett’s peckham observatory reinvents experience of an arts space atop a car park


the observatory provides new perspectives on the specially commissioned art installations as well as breathtaking views across london.

The post cooke fawcett’s peckham observatory reinvents experience of an arts space atop a car park appeared first on Read more

precarious ‘tip-box’ pavilion offers vertigo-inducing views of the montpellier mountains


architect christophe benichou has envisioned a precariously-balanced observatory set on the edge of a rocky cliff that suspends viewers above the mountains.

The post precarious ‘tip-box’ pavilion offers vertigo-inducing views of the montpellier mountains appeared first on Read more