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The interior of this structure is awesome.

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[Architects] Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen says, “The Brain is a 14,280 cubic-foot cinematic laboratory where the client, a filmmaker, can work out ideas. Physically, that neighborhood birthplace of invention, the garage, provides the conceptual model. The form is essentially a cast-in-place concrete box, intended to be a strong yet neutral background that provides complete flexibility to adapt the space at will. Inserted into the box along the north wall is a steel mezzanine. All interior structures are made using raw, hot-rolled steel sheets.”

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The exterior, not so much.  But if the exterior looked more like this:

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(Image from here.) It’d be a lot nicer.  You can kind of imagine what the structure would look like if you combine in your head this image with the second one from above:

(Image from here.)  If this were a little bigger, and a little cleaner – just replace that big door with giant windows.  Now that would be an office to get up for in the morning.

[wik] Hat tip, The SteamPunk Home.  Images of the Brain taken from Apartment Therapy.

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