London School of Economics, Saw Swee Hock Students' Centre, London, United Kingdom. Architect: O'Donnell & Tuomey, 2014.
|:||London School of Economics, Saw Swee Hock Students' Centre, London, United Kingdom. Architect: O'Donnell & Tuomey, 2014. Elevated view through glazed canopy towards outdoor area.|
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|:||London School of Economics, Saw Swee Hock Students' Centre|
|:||London School of Economics, Saw Swee Hock Students' Centre, London, United Kingdom. Architect: O'Donnell & Tuomey, 2014.|
|:||O'Donnell & Tuomey|
|:||The building is designed to embody the dynamic character of a contemporary Student Union. The complex geometries of the site provided a starting point for an unconventional arrangement of irregular floor plates, each one particular to its function and each working into the next by an intricate system of trapezoidal spatial configuration. Space flows freely in horizontal plan and vertical section, with stairs gently twisting and slowly turning to create a variety of diagonal break-out spaces at landings and crossings throughout the building.|
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