standardarchitecture. Namchabawa Visitor Centre . Pai Town in Linzhi area. Tibet. photos (c) standardarchitecture
The visitor centre is the second building designed by standardarchitecture in Tibet autonomous region.The building sits on a slope along the road leading to the last village Zhibai deep in the Grand Canyon of Yaluntzangpu, facing the Yaluntzangpu River to its north and with the 7782 meter high Mount Namchabawa at its background in the east. The 1500 sqm building serves as a visitor welcome centre providing comprehensive information about Mount Namchabawa and Yaluntzangpu Grand Canyon. It serves also as the “town centre” for the villagers as well as the supply base for the backpack hikers exploring the canyon. (c) standardarchitecture
Anila Quayyum Agha Casts A Delicate Web Of Shadows With A Single Light Bulb
laser-cut wood, single light bulb, 6.5′ square cube / cast shadows – 32′x34′
image courtesy of Sarah’s Throne
see how the recent artprize 2014 winner exercises the architecture of the gallery with shadow and light here.