|Frontal view of VM Mountain - foliage now well-established on the balconies|
|VM Mountain from rear|
|8TALLET - entire building in a figure of 8 shape|
Responsible for this year's phenomenal Serpentine Pavilion, London, it was great to see residential accommodation on an imposing scale, utilising similar ideas of using the simple and standard into something extraordinary through intriguing repetition - in this case, the brick, offset to incredible effect. Fibreglass frames, wooden boards, and aluminium are the only materials used.
Bjarke Ingels is a really engaging speaker - the video below is quite long, but exciting - the opportunity to come up with future visions of city planning in NYC is particularly impressive to hear about.