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