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CITANG STREET RECONSTRUCTION
PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Historical Neighbourhood Reconstruction
CDUT GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM PROJECT TYPOLOGY:
SICHUAN UNIVERSITY STUDENT CENTRE
PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Student Centre
DE-CONSTRUCT | RE-ACTIVATE
PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Heritage Site Redesign & Landscape
DEFINITION OF BOUNDARIES
PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Community Centre
THE GARDEN TOWER PROJECT TYPOLOGY:
CITANG STREET RECONSTRUCTION HISTORICAL NEIGHBOURHOOD RESTORATION AND REACTIVATION PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Historical Neighbourhood Reconstruction LOCATION: Chengdu City, Sichuan, China
he project site Citang Street district locates at one of the oldest historic districts of Chengdu City. Although this site has been underused for years, it still reflects an appropriate block size of historical Chengdu. The design aims to restore its historical role as a part of the urban memory, at the same time, renovate its space to satisfy the modern life demands in Chengdu Cityâ€™s central area.
DISTRICT ISOMETRIC VIEW
SITE LOCATION AND CONTEXT
ocated beside the recreational and cultural axis of the urban central area, this area is planned into a new recreational district with a teenager centre, workshop spaces, galleries, historical building museum, library, and restaurant areas. Through the new design and plan, it aims to vitalize the local communities, especially the elderly and the youth group, at the same time, attract more tourists and visitors.
CULTURAL AXIS HISTORICAL LANE-WAY
URBAN ART CENTRE
In order to reactivate this district and community, the project tries to inspire the local community and also attract more urban tourists and visitors.
EXISTING BUILDING RESERVED
FINAL PROPOSAL NEWLY BUILT
DISTRICT ISOMETRIC OVERVIEW
TEENAGER CENTRE & EXHIBITION
OPEN SPACE PERSPECTIVE INSTRUMENTS TUTORIAL
WORKSHOP SPACE & SENIOR SPACE
SENIOR CENTRE 10
SENIOR CENTRE MASSING DEVELOPMENT
The heritage buildingâ€™s facade is reserved and interior space is redesigned into an exhibition and mini museum.
HISTORICAL BUILDING RECONSTRUCTION
NEW INTERIOR SPACE 11
CUISINE & ACCOMMODATION SPACE
There are three original restaurants, which have been opened for over 20 years. They represent the identity of Chengdu City, which is famous for its local cuisine. The project intends to reserve them and expand the idea to build a regional food court. It can serve the neighbourhood around, at the same time, serve the tourists who visit this district.
HOT POT SHOP-20 YEARS SOUP SHOP-36 YEARS
PASTRY SHOP-28 YEARS CAFE
CUISINE COURT MASSING DEVELOPMENT 13
CDUT GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM THE MUSEUM BEYOND EXHIBITION PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Museum LOCATION: Chengdu, Sichuan, China
s the only geological museum in Chengdu, it serves not only the professional researchers and stuff in the C h e n g d u U n i v e r s i t y o f Te c h n o l o g y b u t also expands the e duc ation purp ose and serves the surrounding communities. The design functions are broken down into a series of dynamic use exhibition spaces. Two kinds of visiting cycling mo des are designed. The permanent exhibition space is going to exhibit a few rare and unique fossils. A temporary exhibition hall is designed to serve the flexible exhibition. Furthermore, the project tries to explore the social function of an academic subject by combining community demand and leisure demand.
AXONOMETRIC MAST VIEW 16
USERGROUP & UTILIZATION RATE
FROM CBD AREA
Provide space for both community demand and exhibition
FUNCTION ORGANIZATION & WORKING TIME DAY TIME USE ALL TIME USE 9AM - 5PM 9AM - 9PM EXHIBITION COMMUNITY
VEHICLE ENTRANCE PUBLIC BUS STATION
RESIDENTIAL PATH SCHOOL PATH
PROPOSED PEDESTRIAN ROUTE PROPOSED JOGGING ROUTE PROPOSED RESTING AREA
A-A SECTION REST PLATFORM
B-B SECTION 21
FOSSIL REPAIR ROOM
COMMUNITY USE AREA
SICHUAN UNIVERSITY STUDENT CENTRE BEYOND LIVING AND STUDYING PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Student Centre LOCATION: Chengdu, Sichuan, China
he project is a comprehensive centre for the studentsâ€™ activities in Sichuan University, which provides an integrated place for teachers and students in extra-curricular activities. At the same time, the site of the project strengthens the communication b etween the campus living area and teaching area in the university. The site has an undulating topography and a large terrain height discrepancy in elevation. In the proje ct design, the discrepancy of height is utilized to create layered spaces. The bottom layer is built into an open public space. The roof is designed to be linked with the ground, which becomes a continuous updown traveling route. When considering the scene of the distant lake, the designer creates the roof into a multi-layer viewing platform. The project explores the relationship between the form, the environment, the terrain and create a harmonious relationship between them.
PHYSICAL MODEL - MASTER VIEW 24
SPORTS GROUND CANTEEN
1ST FLOOR PLAN
2ND FLOOR PLAN
A - A SECTION 29
B - B SECTION 31
DE-CONSTRUCT | RE-ACTIVATE THE PROJECT OF REACTIVATING PRINCES PIER WATERFRONT ENVIRONMENT PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Heritage Site Redesign & Landscape LOCATION: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
rinces pier is a 580 meter-long structure situated in port Melbourne, which used to work as one of the main ports in Melbourne. Although the existing Princes Pier was reconstructed in recent years after it was abandoned, the final influences of Princes Pier was not very prominent. This project design intents to re-activate the Princes Pier, and also re-activate the site and surrounding area themselves.
BIRD-VIEW DIAGRAM 32
HISTORICAL TIME-LINE OF PRINCES PIER
LOCATION & ACCESSIBILITY
USERGROUP & STRATEGY SITE USERGROUP
SURFACE FORM STRATEGY 33
ACTIVITY AREA PERSPECTIVE FUNCTION ORGANIZATION
CAFE & ROOF STAIR
TOILET & BOAT WAREHOUSE
A-A SECTION 36
GROUND FLOOR PLAN
DEFINITION OF BOUNDARIES ARDEN MARCAULAY COMMUNITY CENTRE PROJECT TYPOLOGY: Community Centre
LOCATION: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
MAIN ENTRANCE PERSPECTIVE
BOUNDARY COULD BE DEFINED BY......
CONTEXT & MASSING DEVELOPMENT
TYPES OF ACTIVITIES
ROOF ACCESS ROUTES
TOPOGRAPHY LANDSCAPE BOUNDARIES IN
TIME CHANGES HALF OPEN SPACE
his project aims to explore different methods of defining boundaries. In normal ways, boundaries in the architecture field are physical and visible, such as walls, handrails and so on. There could also be some other kinds of forms, which could show the boundaries between different spaces. The boundary can be defined through shade, top o graphy changes. The boundary is also influenced by the distances. The boundary is not fixed, but dynamic. It could be changed with the time going by, and influence the feeling of visitors through changes of senses.
AXONOMETRIC MASTER VIEW
NO SHADOW INTERIOR ACTIVITY WEAK SHADOW INTERIOR ACTIVITY STRONG SHADOW REST MEDIUM SHADOW OUTDOOR ACTIVITY
KINDERGARTEN OUTDOOR SPACE
OUTDOOR SPACE WITH SHADOW
GROUND FLOOR PLAN
A - A SECTION
B - B SECTION 42
BRICK VENEER WALL INTERIOR STUD WALL
CLT BEAM CLT TIMBER FLOOR BRICK CLADDING
THE GARDEN TOWER PROPOSAL WITH KEY ENVELOPE DETAILS FOR A TALL OFFICE BUILDING LOCATED IN A HYPOTHETICAL SITE IN MELBOURNE CBD PROJECT TYPOLOGY: High-Rise LOCATION: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
he Garden Tower is located in the CBD of Melbourne, sitting at the corner site of La Trobe Street and Exhibition Street. Thus, creating a main pedestrian entrance into the building from the North-West. While keeping the vehicle entrance at the back street. In relation to the greenopen spaces around the site, this office building will be an additional public realm. Hence, the podium acts as a public greenhouse and a shared space for everyone with grand steps. To further enhance this concept, the double faรงade skin of the tower will also incorporate plants as a sun-shading device.