shahira hammad: westbahnhof train station proposal
aug 21, 2012
shahira hammad: westbahnhof train station proposal


westbahnhof train station proposal by shahira hammad

vienna-based designer shahira hammad has conceived a proposal to envision a new train station that would either
modify or replace the existing westbahnhof train station in austria’s capital city. by maintaining the original structure,
the existing building becomes the foundation for the new form to express itself with complex architecture. influenced
by nature and culture, the intervention becomes characterized by spontaneous order throughout its final appearance.
the organic fabrication is a reaction to excessive nature’s unique sequential geometry, reflecting on the idea of how
time plays a role in metamorphic construction.



tower detail


entrance detail


entrance detail


main street view


tower perspective


aerial view



entrance hall


platforms level plan


section


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