Seattle Public Library – Seattle WA

General Information

  • Area: Seattle, WA
  • Architecture: Rem Koolhaas -Office for Metropolitan Architecture
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The new glass and steel architecture of the Seattle Central Library is attributed to Rem Koolhaas of OMA. The folded nature of the building is divided into 8 layers of different sizes. The building is noted by its unique form, as well as vibrant use of color inside, as well as views to the city.