Auditorio de Tenerife


7 comments so far...

Gergana Vasileva July 05, 2008, 10:11 PM
Very futuristic! Looks a bit like a bird's head!
StevieB July 06, 2008, 12:19 AM
I love this building! And this is a deceptively good photograph of it, since the violent contrast between the bright sunlight and the shade has been perfectly captured.
Volker July 06, 2008, 12:01 PM
Thanks my friends!!!
I love it too, Stevie. You can walk around it and after every step it looks completely different.
bere July 12, 2008, 04:26 AM
wow almost perfect symmetry herr Volker, if it's not for the clouds ;) ha! great photo indeed, and the style of this building reminds me a lot of the style of the Getty Center in Los Angeles of Richard Meier, do you if this is a Richard Meiers project too?
sehr cool!
Volker July 14, 2008, 09:00 PM
Thanks, Bere!!! I know, I should remove the clouds. But I was too lazy. ;-)

Santiago Calatrava is the architect of the auditorio.

bere July 15, 2008, 12:50 AM
oh danke herr Volker, then is not the same arquitect, just the same style, you know how stuff from the same era at the end all looks the same ;)... and NO glad you left the clouds! that way is an asymmetry courtesy of nature!
Volker July 17, 2008, 09:23 PM
Hehe... It reminds me at the Opera House in Sydney. But also not the same architect. :-)
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