Onur Yüce Gön: White Magnolia Tower




 
  • ©2008, Onur Yüce Gön, White Magnolia Tower

Artist(s):


Title:


White Magnolia Tower

Exhibition:


SIGGRAPH 2008: Design and Computation

Creation Year:


2008

Category:


Architecture and Design

Artist Statement:


With its distinctive design and name based on the idea of the white magnolia (the city flower of Shanghai), this tower aims to stand as the iconic piece in its area of the city. Its organic form twists, focusing on views and optimizing solar orientation.

Technical Information:


3D printing of KPF models was made possible through a donation from York Technical College / 3D Systems

Other Information:


Design Team

Onur Yuce Gun

Robert Whitlock

Aman Krishan

 

Location

Shanghai, China

 

Client

Shui On Land Ltd.