On a rainy day in February, the canopy of Basel's new City Lounge provides a welcome protection. Still under construction, busy and noisy, yet with beautiful light coming in through the oculus.
Part of the new extension of Messe Basel, designed by Herzog&deMeuron, slated to open later this year.
For a more detailed description of the project, see text by H&dM
photos: Dina Bonefacic-Mihaljek www.architecture-walks-and-talks.net