Lift core in foyer of Central Plaza One, Brisbane

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. Lift core in foyer of Central Plaza One, Brisbane.

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Collections: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
Brisbane City
 
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Title Lift core in foyer of Central Plaza One, Brisbane
Alternative Title Central Plaza One, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary Alucobond composite panelling with reflective foil bands on the wall surfaces with black and off-white polished granite floor inspired by the Japanese game 'Go.'
Date of construction 1988
Date photo taken 1988
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Kurokawa, Kisho, 1934-2007
Peddle Thorp Architects
Harvey architects
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location 345 Queen Street
Brisbane
Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Commercial buildings
Subcategory Office buildings
Period Late twentieth century (1960-)
Style Late Modern
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Concrete construction
Columns
Cores
Curtain walls
Building Materials Reflective Glass
Concrete
Aluminium cladding
Granite
Metal
Perspex
Architectural Features Shadow-casting wall elements
Granite (rock)
Sculptural forms
Twin towers
Spandrels
Awnings
Interior Features Atriums
Flat ceilings
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References De Gruchy, Graham. "Architecture in Brisbane." Brisbane: Boolarong Publications with Kookaburra Books, 1988.
Additional Notes The building has an innovative swinging, window cleaning crane integrated with the design of the roof structure. It is 48 stories high, making it the fifth tallest building in Brisbane. Brisbane M2013
 
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