Gimme Shelter by Rojkind Arquitectos

1-gimme-shelterMexican architecture firm, Rojkind Arquitectos was chosen to build the Gimme Shelter for the Ordos 100 project. Gimme Shelter is a private multifunctional residence, to be built on a total area of 1,000m².

Gimme Shelter drew inspiration from the Mongolian nomads. The building design is based on ancient cave habitats known as Yaodong, a structure that withstand the tundra climate and harsh summers of Inner Mongolia.

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~ by djtapedek on October 16, 2009.

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