NARA CONVENTION HALL / Nara, Japan / 1991

 

 

Nara Convention Hall

Location: Nara, Japan
Type: Competition / final 5 (644)
Authors: Bojan Radonić, Goran Rako

Citation: Zenica theater / Boris Magaš, Vladimir Turina

Model: Ivica Turčić
Designed: 1991 - 1992

Area: 14.800 m2

Photo: Željko Stojanović
 

concept = ellipse
ellipse = uniqueness / curved form in the orthogonal city grid = recognition
membrane = one facade = screen! (the entrance = 40 meter straight ellipse cut)
cytoplasm = hall
core = two equal focal points, large and small hall