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The Pod, a hotel and retail development (Bildurn) in Nottingham, England by Benson & Forsyth Architects, 2007. For more photos see New Nottingham.
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Benson and Forsyth have been re-cycling modernism for years now. The Pod seems to be a de-stil remix. I wonder what the internal spaces are like, B&F's interiors are usually quite rich.
This reminds me of the i-house by Clayton Homes. I'm curious as to how the urban/rural landscape would be affected by a mass "drag and drop" movement with a design like this...
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