Cloud over London

25 November, 2009

PROJECT Cloud over London
DESIGN TEAM Carlo Ratti, Tomas Saraceno, Alex Haw, Joerg Schleich, Arup Engineering Group, Agence Ter Landscape Architects, Google
ADVISORS Umberto Eco, Antoni Muntadas
YEAR Planned for Olympics 2012

A team of leading architects and engineers has just unveiled designs for The Cloud – a landmark structure to commemorate London’s role as host of the 2012 Olympics. The lightweight transparent tower, composed of a “cloud” of inflatable, light-emitting spheres, would create a spatial, three-dimensional display in the skies of London, fed by real time information from all over the world.

Read more:
World Architecture News | Architects and engineers develop energy producing ‘Cloud’ to celebrate 2012 Olympics

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