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Tubaloon

Architect
Snøhetta
Dates
  • Constructed, 2006
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Description
The Tubaloon is a unique pneumatic tension membrane structure designed to serve as the main stage at Scandinavia’s reputable Kongsberg Jazz Festival.
The musical event is one of the oldest and most highly regarded festivals of its kind in Europe and highlights cutting-edge acts from the international jazz world. Mounting, dismounting and storage of the structure have been optimized to allow for its annual festival appearance at this historic hilltop site.

The structure is a hybrid, featuri...
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Location
Kirketorget
Kongsberg, 3616
Norway

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