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Shipwreck tower set to become Czech Republic’s tallest building

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A red shipwreck crashes into this high-rise, which Black n’ Arch and sculptor David Černý have designed for developer Trigema on the outskirts of Prague.

The shipwreck will envelop the 135-metre-high building, named Top Tower, which is expected to become the tallest building in Czech Republic and contain a mix of housing and office spaces.

Its striking form is designed by Black n’ Arch and sculptor Černý to serve as a stark reminder of climate change – imagining a future where a shipwreck has collided with a building during an apocalypse caused by storms and rising sea levels.

Read the full article : https://www.dezeen.com/2019/10/09/shipwreck-tower-czech-republic-tallest-building-black-n-arch-david-cerny/

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