Curvaceous green landscape near Edinburgh Castle will hide buildings underneath

Scotland’s historic Edinburgh Castle may date back to the 12th century, but the landscape next door is getting a modern refresh. American architecture firm wHY and Edinburgh office GRAS just won the Ross Pavilion International Design Competition with their designs for a curvaceous green landscape with buildings hidden underneath. The winning design, called Butterfly, beat out proposals by six other teams including the likes of BIG, Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter, and Sou Fujimoto Architects.

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from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building http://inhabitat.com/curvaceous-green-landscape-near-edinburgh-castle-will-hide-buildings-underneath
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