Sydney Architecture Images- Contemporary Commercial

CHANEL STORE BUILDING RECLAD

architect

bates smart (new Chanel boutique designed by New York based architect Peter Marino)

location

70 Castlereagh Street (corner of King and Castlereagh Street)

date

2015

style

Original office block- Late 20th-Century International Overcladding- Millennium Minimalist Modernism

construction

reinforced concrete frame, curtain wall glazing.
The over-cladding construction method, developed in association with Arup Facades, maximised the reuse of the existing facade structure and will allowed tenants to remain within the building during construction.

type

Office Building
   
Above- original architectural renderings (copyright architect)
Above- completed images (2015)
Above- originally on the site (before and after). The original facade components are clearly visible.
 

 

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links

http://www.batessmart.com/bates-smart/projects/sectors/office/70-castlereagh-street/