The new space at Sydney International Airport Terminal 1 is a sophisticated interpretation of a ‘marketplace’ – offering comfortable places to sit and improved food and beverage options for transiting passengers.
Project Name: Sydney International Airport Marketplace
Studio Name: Cox Architecture
Project size: 2500 m2
Project Budget: $30000000
Completion date: 2017
Building levels: 1
Location: Sydney, Australia
Photography: John Gollings
Built over an existing 1960’s building, the new Marketplace uses height and natural light to establish a clear wayfinding solution through the terminal.
An expanse of glass along the south eastern wall provides passengers with an unprecedented view of the airfield and Botany Bay.
The overall design principle is one of lightness in structure, capturing the essence of flight