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Centro Towers, The Skyhome Expression by Hotson Bakker Architect

August 26, 2009 By: archinhome Category: Architecture

Centro Towers Skyhome Expression by Hotson Bakker Architect 1 Centro Towers, The Skyhome Expression by Hotson Bakker Architect

Centro Towers Skyhome Expression by Hotson Bakker Architect 2 Centro Towers, The Skyhome Expression by Hotson Bakker Architect

Centro Towers, the Skyhome Expression, designed by Hotson Bakker Architect. Located in Richmond, BC, Kanada. Aiming to reinvigorate the tower form by inventing a new kind of housing, the “skyhome”, Centro takes advantage of the quality of life present in townhouse living. The skyhome expression includes multi-foor space applied to a vertically stacked form and is organized with the lowest (soft) wood edge at the base, an intermediate darker band and a light metal and glass expression at the top. This division creates a dialogue with the tower facade treatment. (more…)