Location                                  Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

Client                                                                ThyssenKrupp 

Year                                                                                   2009


The spectacular structure of the ground space correlates to the tensegrity system of the towering structure.


The use of light wave aluminum sets a counterpoint to the massive structure of the core itself.


The central vortex explores and benefits from the blurring of the boundaries of the relation between nature and architecture based on spatial structures and natural forms. The result is achieved through computerized studies and is responsive to daylight.