YEAH architects designs a sustainable super-building with a dome-shaped shopping mall

YEAH architects designs a sustainable super-building with a dome-shaped shopping mall

the whole planet has a troubling issue with growing urban areas. cities are developing very fast and people are moving from their rural villages to metropolitan places. with these migrations, we consume a lot of energy and contaminate frantically. architects should create sustainable buildings that are possible to be built everywhere.

night view of the wanda shopping mall designed by YEAH architects



the mexican based firm YEAH architects‘ idea is to create a sustainable super-building with a shopping mall inside, as the engine of the complex. hence, the many reasons why you would want a dome shopping mall:


– energy efficiency

– they’re disaster-proof

– cheaper to build than traditional square shopping malls

– endless design possibilities

– dome-shaped homes look spectacular

interview view of the YEAH architects’ wanda shopping mall

the idea is to create a sustainable super-building with a shopping mall inside, as the engine of the complex

3D model section

circulation diagram

floor plans and program

floor plans and program

master plan

parking floor plan

climate section

climate section



Team Leader/ Architect Designer: Manuel Caicoya.
Team member, Architect: Carlos Bocanegra.
Team member, Architect: Jessica Valle.
Team member, Architect: Pedro Manzano




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edited by: apostolos costarangos | designboom

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