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Montreal’s Olympic Park biodome by AZPML & KANVA

By : Dennis Franklin | 27 Nov 2014 8:38 pm | Other

The biodome in the Olympic Park of Montreal, Canada was refurbished through a competition won by a team comprised of the AZPML & KANVA architectural practice in collaboration with Kuehn Malvezzi and Lacaton & Vassal who transform the original project built in 1979 into a contemporary project incorporating a velodrome, glasshouse and an insectarium. The designers created a string of buildings that present different environments and the role of insects in them, ranging from a pond of aquatic insects to…

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