Photos: library building inspired by brain

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NewImageFelix Loechner created a gorgeous photo series documenting the Philologische Bibliothek on the campus of the Freie Universität Berlin. Designed by architect Norman Foster, the library's form was inspired by the human brain. See the photos over at Designboom.

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  1. IMB says:

    That looks like my brain with migraine auras. Is it that bright in person?

  2. I study there, the ceiling is leaky (great for a library where a lot of precious books are kept) and the motors that open and close the ceiling hatches (the library is supposed to autonomously regulate its climate) make a really annoying whirring sound. So yeah it really looks nice and thats about it.

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