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Children's library of 8 colored containers that visit - a pleasure

Colorful Library - a library of multi-colored containers.

Colorful Library - a library of multi-colored containers.

In a small Indonesian town isvery original library consisting of 8 shipping containers. Each of them is painted in different colors and has its own special purpose. Library can attend free of charge the very poor.

Dpavilion Architects Architectural firm project.

Dpavilion Architects Architectural firm project.

Architects firm Dpavilion ArchitectsWe implemented the design and construction of the building of unusual children's library in the town of Batu (Batu, Indonesia). The basis for Colorful Library began using sea containers, painted bright colors.

Yellow container library, intended to visit his girls.

Yellow container library, intended to visit his girls.

Library of the containers.

Library of the containers.

The whole structure consists of 8 blocks raised atsteel piles, which were also made as a symbol of the sublime role of knowledge derived from reading books. Each of the colored containers its purpose. In the room, painted in red, is a reading room and an archive on Science and Technology. Blue container intended for popular science literature. Well, in yellow is a reading room for the girls. Green container is the entrance area and lobby.

Colorful Library - library on steel stilts.

Colorful Library - library on steel stilts.

Batu (Batu) - an agricultural town,so the boundary between the rich and the poor there is too wide. That is why the constructed library has become almost the only option when the poor can get free access to knowledge.

Colorful Library - a library of multi-colored containers.

Colorful Library - a library of multi-colored containers.

Containers are a popular alternative forconstruction of buildings in areas in warm climates. So in Texas, you can see the original bar built out of containers 7. The unusual appearance and bright colors have made it the most popular institution in the city.

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