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helsinski's new korkeassari zoo

Paris-based architects Beckmann-N’Thépé Architects have announced to build a new Korkeassari Zoo at Helsinki in association with the TN+ landscape designers. The architects envisaged an intelligent rehabilitation of Korkeassari’s zoological island from the movement in the various biozones to the build a modern entrance structure. According to the architects, the key focused area is its architectural interventions to make it a mysterious and wild place for the future city. The entrance assembling the set of utilities that are vital to run the zoo was one of the main focuses like the visual identity, risk of shapelessness and pierced with cavities.

helsinski's new korkeassari zoo

helsinski's new korkeassari zoo

helsinski's new korkeassari zoo

helsinski's new korkeassari zoo

Beckmann-N’Thépé Architects via [Bustler]

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One Comment

  1. Wild looking, but would like to know more about the various biozones and how and what they intervene with.


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