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Not a typical design for Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the Peace Bridge in Calgary, Canada, was inaugurated at the end of this past March. A red twisting helix-shaped pedestrian bridge, the Peace Bridge is a low single-span bridge without Calatrava’s usual soaring vertical accents because of a no-fly zone above due to a nearby heliport. In addition, to minimize impact on the local environment, the bridge was constructed without supporting piers in the riverbed. The result is a…

Architect Santiago Calatrava’s Peace Bridge, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Photo by Robert Coxwell.

Not a typical design for Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the Peace Bridge in Calgary, Canada, was inaugurated at the end of this past March. A red twisting helix-shaped pedestrian bridge, the Peace Bridge is a low single-span bridge without Calatrava’s usual soaring vertical accents because of a no-fly zone above due to a nearby heliport. via flickr

Popular Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the author of the Palace of Arts Reina Sofia in Valencia, raised in Calgary (Canada) unusual red bridge, almost immediately called "The Bridge of Peace.

Santiago Calatrava's Peace Bridge ( Calgary, Canada )

Peace Bridge is a pedestrian bridge, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, that accommodates both pedestrians and cyclists crossing the Bow River in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The bridge opened for use on March

Peace Bridge - Calgary. Designed by Santiago Calatrava. We Love It!

Peace Bridge (Pedestrian Bridge), Calgary, Alberta - Canada by Santiago Calatrava, Architect

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Sundial Bridge, spanning the Sacramento River at Redding, California, designed by Santiago Calatrava

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the city of calgary in canada has welcomed its newest addition spanning the bow river, the 'peace bridge' by architect santiago calatrava.

Light Rail Train Bridge; Jerusalem, Israel; designed by Santiago Calatrava.

went here- Jerusalem Light Rail Train Bridge; designed by Santiago Calatrava.

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