Shadows cast inside Central Plaza One foyer, Brisbane

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. Shadows cast inside Central Plaza One foyer, Brisbane.

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Title Shadows cast inside Central Plaza One foyer, Brisbane
Alternative Title Central Plaza One, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary Alucobond composite panelling with reflective foil bands on the wall surfaces with black and off-white polished granite floor inspired by the Japanese game 'Go.'
Date of construction 1988
Date photo taken 1988
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Kisho Kurokawa
Peddle Thorp
Harvey architects
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location 345 Queen Street
Brisbane
Queensland
Australia
Open Access Status Other
Category Commerical buildings
Subcategory Office buildings
Period Late twentieth century (1960-)
Style Late Modern
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Curtain walls
Columns
Cores
Concrete construction
Building Materials Reflective Glass
Aluminium cladding
Granite
Perspex
Metal
Architectural Features Spandrels
Granite (rock)
Shadow-casting wall elements
Awnings
Sculptural forms
Twin towers
Interior Features Atriums
Flat ceilings
Surrounding Features Rivers
Roads & streets
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References De Gruchy, Graham. "Architecture in Brisbane." Brisbane: Boolarong Publications with Kookaburra Books, 1988.
Additional Notes The building has an innovative swinging, window cleaning crane integrated with the design of the roof structure. It is 48 stories high, making it the fifth tallest building in Brisbane. Brisbane M2013

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Collections: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
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