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Seattle Public Library ~ A civic icon and a functional, user-friendly building offering many different services and spaces. Rem Koolhaas and Joshua Ramus were the principal designers of the building. The glass in the library would cover 5 ½ football fields. About half of the building’s panes are triple-layered glass with an expanded metal mesh sandwiched between the two outer layers. Also worth noting: The building has sustainable systems that lessen its energy and environmental impact. Other features include automatic book sorting and conveyance, self-checkout for patrons, pervasive wireless communications among the library staff, and over 400 public computer terminals.
Architectural style – Post modern architecture! #ruchyum #ruchyumtravel #seattle #seattlepubliclibrary #architecture #architectureporn #seattlewashington #blackandwhite #blackandwhitephotography #seattleigers #ig_seattle #library #librarylife #seattlelife #architecturelovers #seattlearchitecture #postmodernarchitecture #wanderlust #travelporn

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