Architecture: Calatrava Under Construction

By on October 6, 2013. Posted in .

The construction phase of a project is one of my favorite points during the architecture/design process….

Below I’m sharing a few images from a recent tour of the Signature Innovation, Science & Technology Building for Florida Polytechnic University, designed by Santiago Calatrava. This project is very close to my heart for several reasons, but mainly I’m extremely excited that Lakeland, FL – my father’s hometown and therefore one we visited often growing up – is building a beautiful and remarkable architectural project that will no-doubt be an icon for the region. Even while under construction I think its pretty spectacular…

 

Florida Polytechnic University - Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University –  designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

 

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University - designed by Santiago Calatrava

Florida Polytechnic University – designed by Santiago Calatrava