Rolex Learning Center : By SANAA

Posted on January 9, 2011


Lausanne, Switzerland
Post By:Kitticoon Poopong

Photo © Courtesy of Roland HalbeThe curving, elevated forms of SANAA's Rolex Learning Center in Lausanne, Switzerland, defy traditional ideas about building.

SANAA’s much-anticipated Rolex Learning Center calls into question long-standing views about architecture.
What makes a great building? The ancients seemed to think it had something to do with proportion and symmetry. That belief pretty much persisted through to the last century, when some of the most memorable buildings were the ones that broke completely with those Classical tenets. 
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