Lend Lease Circular Quay Commercial Tower

Client: BVN Architects for Lend Lease

Scale / Style: 1:500 Full colour competition detailed model

Materials: Painted acrylics; CNC milled/chemically polished perspex; Birch plywood, Cast metal figures

Kinkfab was commissioned by BVN Architects Sydney office to produce a physical model for a City of Sydney Design Excellence competition. Project was for a 284m commercial tower in the Circular Quay precinct, bound by George and Pitt Streets.

The Brief from BVN was to create a highly detailed model which tonally represented ‘Sydney Sandstone’ which was used throughout the design. Careful attention was placed on accurately representing the ribbed glass facade and external/ceiling structure which is a prominent design feature on the tower.

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