Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates

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Now that is an entryway! Designed by the architectural agency Matharoo Associates, the Curtain Door is most undoubtedly a door like no different I’ve seen. The large door is manufactured from forty sections of thick Burma teak and sits between the doorway’s concrete partitions. Each part has been carved to include one hundred sixty pulleys, eighty ball bearings, one wire rope, and a hidden counterweight.

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When closed, the door simply appears like an enormous, horizontally slatted wooden door. Push on the door and the wooden feathers out into an exquisite curve, very similar to a curtain would.

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Oh hey there animals beneath the steps!

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates in main architecture  Category

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