In honor of spring, let’s look at facades that are exuberently colorful.
Expansion of the Palais des Congrès de Montréal designed by a collaboration of Tétreault, Parent, Languedoc et Associés with Saïa et Barbarese Architectes, Ædifica, and Hal Ingberg Architect. Image from ArchitectureWeek.com
I love this texture-
This one is actually a brise soleil or “sunscreen”. Sounds much fancier to say “brise soleil”. Look at what is looks like from the back:
Images from 2modern.com
I love the way the colors reflect against the granite wall. It’s a school in Barcelona by Mestura Arquitectos.
This one looks like a watercolor – very lovely:
Image from cubeme.com
It’s the Ruban Youth Center by KOZ architects.
And how could I have a blog post about colorful facades without throwing a little Hundertwasser Haus in?
Image from the muslimahsuitcase blog