Beijing, China: Beijing National Stadium.
Beijing National Stadium, or “Bird’s Nest” was built for the 2008 Olympic Games and was designed by the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron. The outer structure consists of 36 km of unwrapped steel. The stadium was used as the venue for track and field events during the 2008 Olympic Games and for the opening and closing ceremonies.
Featured in Metallic Junktion, 1/2012.
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