Giyeon-ga Blended-Use Constructing / Todot Architects and Companions
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The positioning dealing with the Seojong district street is slender and will get wider as one will get deeper. The slender aspect of the location is a weak spot for a business goal. Happily, autos somewhat than pedestrians are predominant within the neighborhood so we imagined a wide range of photos supplied by the undertaking as autos cross by. It shows completely different impressions from completely different angles of the street, and, on the similar time, versatile curvature attracts the view deep into the location. The floor of the façade is usually clean, generally tough, and generally bumpy, with a tambour profile. Even the sleek façade transitions right into a sequence of louver columns, which management and alleviate daylight transmits to the indoors. We hoped that such an unconventional quantity of the constructing would promote sudden interactions inside the website.
The undertaking is a mixed-use constructing composed of a café, workplaces, and multi-family housing. Quite than sacrificing every program for the opposite, we designed satisfactory separation from each other and supplied high quality outside house for every program to increase every program exterior the indoor atmosphere. Every outside house offers completely different vibes; it’s generally coated with synthetic grass, generally with pure stones, and generally with tough stucco. The empty areas that act as a “container” to expertise surrounding pure parts just like the river, the sky, and the mountains would quickly be full of the occupants’ crops, furnishings, and reminiscences.
On the third ground is likely one of the multi-family housing items. The massive porch or a terrace performs a task as a yard in entrance of indifferent homes. We wished to offer the kind of facilities that homes can supply to those multi-family housing items. The bed room is instantly linked to the porch and the picket bench. The cave-like house is non-public and peaceable whereas open huge to the south aspect.
On the fourth ground is one other multi-family housing unit. A sequence of home windows within the hall resembles image frames held on a gallery wall as every of the window frames offers completely different photos. When the daylight passes by the home windows, the home windows solid a row of assorted shadows onto the ground.
The Title of the undertaking, “Giyeon-ga,” which means “A home with unusual encounters’ originates from the hope that many unusual encounters and relations kind on the location as a result of design parts of the undertaking. Most likely, individuals attracted by the concrete curve will sit on the bench on the finish of the curve and have a dialog over espresso bought within the café, main to a different unusual encounter.