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- Bangkok, Thailand
- Bundesministerium für Europa Intergration und Äusseres
An Embassy Building as a Representative of one nation in another cultural area acts as an important social, cultural and technological link.
Respecting characteristics of both countries lead to a symbiotic space. Austrian achievements in the field of research, culture, technology and production intertwines with culture specific Thai way of living and building traditions. The created ensemble of five functionally different buildings offers an inspiring atmosphere for environmental, traditional and technological exchange within contemporary architecture. Photovoltaic modules, optimized glass elements, low tech cooling system and construction details are technical innovations combined with local materials such as laterite, travertine and teak.