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Colossal wooden “cocoons”: An innovative take on airport lounges by Turkish architecture studio Autoban

Innovation meets organic beauty in Azerbaijan's newly constructed Heydar Aliyev International Airport terminal. Designed by Istanbul-based architectural studio Autoban, in collaboration with Arup and Woods Bagot, the 65,000 sq. meter building is unique for the colossal "cocoons" that are incorporated seamlessly into the otherwise ultramodern interiors. (more…)