Janki Shah, Kolkata
aCTa have designed the façade of this 50,000 ft2 apartment development currently under construction in upmarket Alipore, Kolkata.
The concept consists of a double layer façade – a off-white outer ‘shell’ is cut in a variety of openings to reveal a contrasting internal façade of richly textured render, bronze tinted glazing and deep bronze aluminum.
Façade features bronze mesh panelled Jali to mask services, provide some shade and privacy and add some colour and texture.
Building due to complete late 2017.