HB Source has designed a 9m-high, interactive waterfall for Marina Mall, a 41 000m2 shopping centre in Kuwait City. The waterfall is an angled, cantilevered structure of riven glass and stainless steel panels. Visitors can change the water flow, cascade effects and move panes of glass by interfacing with the pods around the pool. According to an HB Source spokeswoman, the group was briefed to create an ‘iconic’ landmark for the shopping centre.
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