Iwan Baan

WATCH BJARKE INGELS TAKE YOU ON A VIRTUAL TOUR OF BIG’S VIA 57 WEST IN THIS 360 VIDEO FROM SQUINT/OPERA

[via archdaily]

In this engaging VR 360 film by Squint/Opera, Bjarke Ingels of BIG explains the ideas and concepts behind the design of VIA 57 West, the world’s first “Courtscraper”, and his practice’s inaugural project in Manhattan, New York.

Shot on location in New York, with incredible 4K resolution, the video uses motion graphics and CGI overlays to take you through the building’s construction as Mr. Ingels provides commentary on the design.

The film is viewable in 4K both on a screen and through a VR headset when played through a device using the YouTube app, so if you have one, Enjoy.