Koichi Takada Architects - Sydney


Brickworks Decoded: High-Rise Brick & Masonry Architecture


13 Mar 2019


Arc is featured as part of YellowTrace’s collaborative series with Brickworks Building Products on Australian Architecture that LOVE’S brick!

Aaaaaand… we’re back with our content partnership with our pals from Brickworks Building Products… In this series, we’re focusing on High-rise Brick & Masonry Architecture. Boom! Just in case you hadn’t noticed (but I seriously doubt it), contemporary mid and high rise towers are usually built using materials like concrete, steel, glass and large format claddings.

Alas, I’m sure you’ll agree bricks are amongst the elite group of materials that are hard to beat when it comes to creating works of architecture that add a layer of visual richness and texture to our cities, which help engage even the non-architects among us.

Arc by Crown Group in Sydney, designed by Koichi Takada Architects – Working within a heritage precinct in the Sydney CBD, the Arc by Crown Group strikes a balance between seamlessly enhancing the existing streetscape, and providing a fresh and recognizable addition to Sydney’s skyline.

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