This and That: Canopies

by Glasstire April 29, 2024

“This and That” is an occasional series of paired observations. See past “This and That” posts here. – Ed.

Today: Canopies

Large white structures in the shape of lilies tower over passersby outside of an art museum.

Canopies, designed by Snøhetta in the Moody Patio of the Blanton Museum of Art, in Austin

Large scale structures arise from a heavily wooded area and tower over a walkway near the water in Singapore.

Supertree Grove in the nature park Gardens by the Bay, Singapore.


No matter how original, innovative or crazy your idea, someone else is also working on that idea. Furthermore, they are using notation very similar to yours. – Bruce J. MacLennan


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Leslie Rahuba April 30, 2024 - 11:50 Reply
Leslie Rahuba April 30, 2024 - 11:57

Sorry, meant to say, “Siam Premium Outlets, Thailand”

Kat Panak April 30, 2024 - 17:11

They also look like Lake Flato’s Confluence Park arches.


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