Footbridges as Works of Art

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Architecture on Thursday 24 October 2013

The modern day footbridge is more than just a means of getting from A to B. Today footbridges are being built in innovative ways and come in all different designs that inspire. Take a peak at the footbridges in this photographic collection and see how unique some of the designs are: The world’s first curved […]

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Xiying Rainbow Bridge in Taiwan

Demi He Contributor

By Demi He in Architecture on Monday 20 August 2012

It is now possible to taste a rainbow. Just kidding, you can only walk on it. Located in Magong, Penghu County, Taiwan, the rainbow bridge stands solid and fresh, reflecting its neon lighting onto the simmering water below. Passersby can wander onto the bridge while gazing at the rainbow’s reflection, which creates a serene and enchanting feeling. Simply breathtaking and illuminating, this is the perfect place for a night of adventure and family/friend attractions or maybe just some thinking time alone.

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Infinity Loop Bridge concept design in China

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Architecture on Tuesday 12 June 2012

10 Design and Buro Happold’s winning design for the new Shizimen Business District bridge in Zhuhai, China, which boosts an angular sculptural loop form that simply looks wicked.

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The Alamillo Bridge

Zac Editor

By Zac in Architecture on Thursday 10 April 2008

I like bridges. I’m not sure why, but I always have. Perhaps it’s their significant role in spanning divides between one place and another.

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