martes, 1 de febrero de 2011

SAG – Airport Building in Mestia / J. Mayer H. Architects

01 de febrero de 2011.

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Architects: J. Mayer H. Architects
Location: Mestia, Georgia
Project Team: Juergen Mayer H., Jesko Malkolm Johnsson-Zahn, Hugo Reis, Mehrdad Mashaie, Max Reinhardt
Architect on Site: Beka Pkhakadze
Client: Tbilisi International Airport
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: J. Mayer H.

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The new built airport is part of the Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili‘s ambitious plans to develop tourism in Mestia. The beautiful medieval town with its stone defensive towers is part of UNESCO‘s list of World Heritage Sites and also famous as ski-resort. With the unveiling of the airport on December 24th the building was designed and constructed within 3 months.