j. mayer h. architects: airport in mestia
feb 01, 2011
j. mayer h. architects: airport in mestia


‘new airport building’ by j. mayer h architects in mestia, georgia
all images courtesy j. mayer h architects

 

 

berlin-based practice j. mayer h. architects has completed a new airport building
in mestia, georgia. developed as a part of the highland town’s plans to spur its
tourism industry, the project was constructed in a mere three months.

comprised of three distinct wings, the design is dynamically wrapped in a pattern
of tinted glazing and solid white cladding. two branches curve upwards towards the sky,
generating a variation in interior ceiling conditions. while relatively hidden from
the outside, the structural ribs of the building create a rhythmic effect on the inside.

 

 


interior


project info:

project team: jurgen mayer h., jesko malkolm johnsson-zahn, hugo reis,
mehrdad mashaie, max reinhardt
client: tbilisi international airport
architect on site: beka pkhakadze
photographs: j. mayer h. architects

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