Beyonce's booty inspires Melbourne architecture

Thursday, July 9, 2015
13012 Premier Tower pays homage to Beyonce's 'Ghost' video, architects say.

MELBOURNE -- Beyonce fans just might recognize a building slated to be built in Melbourne, Australia. The architects say she was the inspiration behind the curvy high-rise called 13012 Premier Tower on

The mixed-use building at 134 Spencer Street is "the culmination of our significant research into how to best work with individual site and climatic constraints, brought together using our new parametric modelling techniques." It also pays homage to Beyonce's music video, "Ghost."

"Art and science? You betcha," the website says.

The building will have retail and residential space, including a hotel. The site did not say when the stunning building will be complete.

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