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Heatherwick unveils gallery inside grain silos for Cape Town’s V&A

Heatherwick unveils gallery inside grain silo complex for Cape Town's V&A Waterfront

 

“There is no large open space within the densely packed tubes and it is not possible to experience these volumes from inside,” he continued. “Rather than strip out the evidence of the building’s industrial heritage, we wanted to find a way to enjoy and celebrate it. We could either fight a building made of concrete tubes or enjoy its tube-iness.”

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