There are many advantages of using concrete for a building wall such as durability, noise control, fire resistance, energy efficiency, and much more. It is also a perfect building for those who live in storm-prone coastal areas.
Here are 5 stunning exterior building designs in the concrete wall to inspire you.
1. Minami Yamashiro Elementary School by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
A stunning exterior building design in the concrete wall can be found in this school. Minami Yamashiro Elementary School by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners is not only a school but also a community center. It is a modern building designed with a concrete structure, offering life-long learning and evening classes.
Photography: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
2. Ginza Small Tower by SO&CO
It is a multi-tenant building that has a stunning exterior building design in the concrete wall. Designed by SO&CO, Ginza Small Tower is a 2019 unique project of a commercial building in a special area. With the importance of the natural zenith light, this building is also supported by a concrete structure and two volumes.
Photographer: Takumi Ota
3. SSA Tucson by Rob Paulus Architects
It is a tilt-up concrete facility that offers a welcoming environment to support a wide demographic of clientele. SSA Tucson by Rob Paulus Architects has a stunning exterior building design in the concrete wall with Silver LEED certification. This building also has an entry canopy that is supported by a perforated cast concrete wall.
Photography: Rob Paulus Architects
4. Terke by PES-Architects
This new building has a stunning exterior building design in the concrete wall. The main material for Terke by PES-Architects is concrete, a solution to create a protective, strong, and durable building. There are also steel frames used for the entrance facade only.
5. Kemenes Volcano Visitor Centre by Foldes Architects
Designed as an iconic public building, Kemenes Volcano Visitor Centre by Foldes Architects is designed with the spirit and essence of a volcano on its interior, structure, and design. It has a stunning exterior building design in the concrete wall, complete with corten steel cubes, steel staircase and corridor, and dark grey rasin flooring.
Photographer: Tamás Bujnovszk