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CAS 57

James Street Market, Brisbane - A Subtropical Retail Case Study

Rosemary Kennedy and Charmaine Kai

In the Australian subtropics, high rainfall, warm weather and humidity present unique challenges and opportunities for the architects tasked with designing eco-sensitive projects. The James Street Market utilises climate-responsive design to increase energy efficiency and reduce associated environmental impacts.
Completed in 2002, it stands out as a leading example of climate-responsive retail design.

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