Wrap-around sound and art from the abandoned

This Friday we’re highlighting compelling work in the built environment, from Arup and beyond.

1. Wired profiles NASA’s Orbit Pavilion, the seashell-shaped structure that allows visitors to experience the spacecraft in our atmosphere through surround-sound.

2. Fast Company features an increasingly popular art installation in Queens where artist Michael Neff re-appropriates discarded Christmas trees to create a floating forest.

3. Architectural Digest highlights the innovative “forest to frame” design of a 12-story timber high-rise project in Portland, Oregon — the first of its kind in the United States.

4. ArchDaily offers a photo gallery of Alejandro Aravena’s work in celebration of his 2016 Pritzker Prize win.

5. Engineering News-Record details the construction process of the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project as it begins to take shape in the Port of Long Beach.

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