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front view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

front view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

This is a public library in Whistler, BC, Canada that has a refreshing natural elements of the materials and environment. This library designed to create a crafted response to site conditions and the imperatives of alpine architecture by using local natural materials, contemporary wood detailing, and a formal building response to improve energy efficiency. Designed by Hughes Condon Marler Architects, it has 15,000 square ft with nice mountain tops and forest glades views.

It has L-shaped that allowing multiple connections to contrasting site conditions. Reading room has 40% glazing and 60% insulated wood panels wall that will reduces solar heat gain in the summer but provide bright west sunlight that suitable for repose on a cold winter’s day. Here are some pictures of this public library with refreshing natural elements.

view from parking area of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

view from parking area of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

top view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

top view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

structure of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

structure of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

strcuture detail of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

strcuture detail of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

stairs of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

stairs of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

side view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

side view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading room with fireplaces of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading room with fireplaces of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading room with computer of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading room with computer of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading area of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

reading area of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

plan of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

plan of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

natural environment of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

natural environment of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

inside of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

inside of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

bookcase of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

bookcase of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

back view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

back view of Public Library with Refreshing Natural Elements

Photographs: Martin Tessler

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