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london bridge

dublin quays airport

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architect: reenie (karin) elliott
building type+location: short take-off and landing airport, dublin, ireland
invisible elements:
  1. subtlety of boundaries between international airspace and nationally regulated territory
  2. delineation of ‘airside’ and ‘landside’
  3. security surveillance (nowadays visible)
  4. customs control zones (nowadays visible)
  5. baggage handling
  6. the nostalgia of departure
  7. ‘anchor merchandising’
  8. remote and exotic destinations listed on departures boards.
client: fictional client – irish airports authority
completion date: perennially incomplete