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For many months to come, the city of Birmingham, UK, is sure to be a surprising talking point in many of our conversations. The reason: The Library of Birmingham. The creator: Mecanoo Architects. Architecture Cool, Library Architecture, Commercial Architecture, Cubic Architecture, California Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Facade Design, Exterior Design, Birmingham Library

The Library Of Birmingham By Mecanoo Architects | Yatzer

It has been described as the largest public cultural space & regional library in Europe. Estimated to have cost £188.8 million (€226.279 million), it opened its doors on 3rd September 2013. We are talking about none other than *The Library of Birmingham *in the *United Kingdom*, designed by the Dutch office *Mecanoo Architects *who worked with multi-discipline engineers *Buro Happold*. And no one can help but stop and stare.

For many months to come, the city of Birmingham, UK, is sure to be a surprising talking point in many of our conversations. The reason: The Library of Birmingham. The creator: Mecanoo Architects. Amazing Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior And Exterior, City Library, Library Design, Shopping Center, Shopping Mall, Birmingham United Kingdom, Birmingham Library

The Library Of Birmingham By Mecanoo Architects | Yatzer

It has been described as the largest public cultural space & regional library in Europe. Estimated to have cost £188.8 million (€226.279 million), it opened its doors on 3rd September 2013. We are talking about none other than *The Library of Birmingham *in the *United Kingdom*, designed by the Dutch office *Mecanoo Architects *who worked with multi-discipline engineers *Buro Happold*. And no one can help but stop and stare.

Designed by John Henry Chamberlain, this wood-panelled room was originally built in 1882 to house the Birmingham Shakespeare Library and was. Beautiful Library, Beautiful Homes, Beautiful Places, Birmingham United Kingdom, Home Libraries, Public Libraries, Birmingham Library, City Landscape, Amazing Architecture

The Library Of Birmingham By Mecanoo Architects | Yatzer

It has been described as the largest public cultural space & regional library in Europe. Estimated to have cost £188.8 million (€226.279 million), it opened its doors on 3rd September 2013. We are talking about none other than *The Library of Birmingham *in the *United Kingdom*, designed by the Dutch office *Mecanoo Architects *who worked with multi-discipline engineers *Buro Happold*. And no one can help but stop and stare.

Public library of Birmingham, England, by Mecanoo with a sunken amphitheatre, rooftop gardens and a shimmering facade clad with interlocking metal rings. Library Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design, Birmingham Library, Classic Building, Birmingham England, Library Design, Commercial Design, Atrium

Library of Birmingham by Mecanoo

Public library of Birmingham, England, by Mecanoo with a sunken amphitheatre, rooftop gardens and a shimmering facade clad with interlocking metal rings.

The 6 finalists for the Stirling Prize awarded by RIBA are Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios Zaha Hadid architects Mecanoo architecten O'Donnell + Tuomey Architects World Architecture Festival, British Architecture, Architecture Awards, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Design, Cultural Architecture, Birmingham Library, Birmingham Uk, Architects Journal

2014 RIBA Awards winners announced

There are 56 winners of the RIBA Awards 2014, including Zaha Hadid's aquatics centre, BIG's underground maritime museum and 3XN's whirlpool-shaped aquarium.

Library of Birmingham by Mecanoo. I listened to a fascinating BBC interview of architect Francine Houben which inspired me to find images of this library. World Library, City Library, Library Design, Library Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design, Birmingham Library, Birmingham England, Modern Library

The Library Of Birmingham By Mecanoo Architects | Yatzer

It has been described as the largest public cultural space & regional library in Europe. Estimated to have cost £188.8 million (€226.279 million), it opened its doors on 3rd September 2013. We are talking about none other than *The Library of Birmingham *in the *United Kingdom*, designed by the Dutch office *Mecanoo Architects *who worked with multi-discipline engineers *Buro Happold*. And no one can help but stop and stare.

Public library of Birmingham, England, by Mecanoo with a sunken amphitheatre, rooftop gardens and a shimmering facade clad with interlocking metal rings. Modern Library, Library Design, City Library, Library Room, Central Library, Library Architecture, Interior Architecture, Cultural Architecture, Contemporary Architecture

The Library Of Birmingham By Mecanoo Architects | Yatzer

It has been described as the largest public cultural space & regional library in Europe. Estimated to have cost £188.8 million (€226.279 million), it opened its doors on 3rd September 2013. We are talking about none other than *The Library of Birmingham *in the *United Kingdom*, designed by the Dutch office *Mecanoo Architects *who worked with multi-discipline engineers *Buro Happold*. And no one can help but stop and stare.

The Library of Birmingham by Night by Andrea Minoia on Birmingham Library, Birmingham Uk, Libraries, Facade, Louvre, Hiking, England, Outdoors, Spaces

The Library of Birmingham by Night by Andrea Minoia on 500px

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Library of Birmingham | Mecanoo | Archinect

Centenary Square, the largest public square in the heart of Birmingham, currently lacks cohesion or a clear identity or atmosphere. Mecanoo’s design transforms the square into one with three distinct realms: monumental, cultural and entertainment.These palazzos form an urban narrative...

Public library of Birmingham, England, by Mecanoo with a sunken amphitheatre, rooftop gardens and a shimmering facade clad with interlocking metal rings. Library Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Design, Birmingham Library, Birmingham Uk, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places

Architecture: An eye-catching new library for the UK's Second City

I never pass up an opportunity to praise the great city of Birmingham and see myself engaged in a crusade to protect it against the unfair barbs so casually and caustically lobbed at it. My job becomes even easier when the Venice of the Midlands (you heard!) unveils superb new buildings like the new Library of Birmingham designed by wonderfully-named Dutch firm Mecanoo Architects.