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GALLERY DE IMAGINATION
A SOHO ENVIRONMENT. EAT, SLEEP, MEET, WORK, PLAY
THE CONCEPT The world in a box. A space detached from the outside world, in its own Dimension. A place created from imagination, bringing fantasy to life. THE STRATEGY Employing the elements that shape our current world and recreating it into a space solely for its inhabitant. A harmony of man-made elements and nature. A coexistence between the two. THE CLIENT Made just for Alexa Tan, a fine artist specialising in mixed media. Lucas Tan, a passionate music student.
GEYLANG BAHRU INDUSTRIAL TERRACE BLOCK 81, HOUSES15 UNITS FACES BLOCK 83, SHARES A BACKYARD WITHH BLOCK 80.
MOOD IMAGES COURTYARD
Walk in to the mind of the artist. This is reflected in each element of the House, from the Alice-in-wonderland Entrance, to the tree in the courtyard, To the private air well in the studio, Each space is a reflection of the thoughts Of the artist.
THE AGORA @ TOA PAYOH EAST FREEDOM . INDEPENDENCE . TOGETHER
In a elderly dominant community, the Agora seeks to promote independence among the individual, creating the freedom of expression while unifying the two with the aims of the community centre. The space is catered to both the old and young, in an effort to close the generation gap. The design concept of the Agora is Freedom – of movement, expression and mind, Independence – of the elderly and Together – the aim of a community. Target users – the elderly living in the area, students and residents of Toa Payoh. With the target users taken into consideration, the Agora would be a barrier free Space with integrated facilities catered to meeting their needs and objectives.
ACTIVITIES IN THE AGORA . THE SPICE JARS A series of jar like spaces derived from its namesake, it is an experiential space that brings the user a whole different experience of a spice garden. . THE CAFĂ‰ A cafĂŠ that targets health conscious people, the spices used in it are taken from the Spice garden. Situated next to a 9m high enclosed garden, it overlooks the view of the Spice garden, providing its users with a complimentary sense of smell and sight. . QUIET SPACES For people who needs space to study, chill or just hang out. Each space is semi-open, giving its users privacy without being enclosed. .GALLERY Glass encased flowers, paintings and informative boards create a canopy against the Green wall. A therapeutic space where one can unwind and relax.
MODEL OF THE AGORA