Che Kung Temple Sports activities Centre / ArchSD
Textual content description offered by the architects. The 4-storey sports activities centre comprising of the video games area, health room, dance room, kids playroom and two multi-purpose rooms is backed by a hill with stunning pure setting, scattered with village homes close to Che Kung Temple Station.
As with the native custom the villagers are inspired to go as much as the feng shui hill, the general public on this sports activities centre are impressed to ascent by means of totally different ranges of the Venue and at last related again to their feng shui origin. The Sports activities Centre offers an accessible extension of the adjoining hillside greenery. Designing a public venue not solely to supply sports activities services, but in addition as a spot for leisure. The association of the totally different scopes for the Sports activities Centre with its public areas connects the purposeful areas whereas main guests by means of the pure setting of the place, shaping the Sports activities Centre because the neighbourhood backyard, a retreat for the residents.
The spatial idea is to encourage interactions amongst guests and nature. As an alternative of a standard indoor leisure complicated, purposeful areas of the Sports activities Centre are organized alongside a promenade by means of backyard settings. A public pedestrian route is created to actually lower by means of the constructing to permit pure sceneries to penetrate into every purposeful space and create dialogues between areas and guests. This additionally permits most of the people to expertise the assorted leisure actions contained in the Sports activities Centre whereas meandering by means of the constructing to achieve the feng shui hill.
From the forecourt, a staircase and ramp route results in the central courtyard, terraced gardens, panorama deck and roof gardens, linking a backyard path by means of totally different sports activities services within the constructing, bringing totally different customers collectively. Practical rooms are organized across the central glass courtyard, creating a spotlight to converge a way of group gathering and kind a welcoming oasis for the neighbourhood.
We get rid of air-conditioning altogether in all public circulation areas. As an alternative of an internalized route relying by means of raise, open circulation is adopted, decreasing electrical energy consumption wanted for air-conditioning. Courtyard, terraced gardens and ramp passage improve pure air flow and lighting whereas making a pure setting. A glass courtyard is positioned instantly over the central atrium to supply pure evening into the general public gathering area.
Beneficiant use of home windows is integrated within the elevation design to let in daylight at totally different areas whereas capturing views of surrounding gardens and greenery for the inside. Gardens, roof gardens and vertical greening are organized in numerous areas and on totally different flooring, setting pure surroundings for various parts of the Sports activities Centre, making a inexperienced retreat within the neighbourhood. Truthful-faced concrete end was employed to cut back the necessity for additional ending supplies. PV and photo voltaic panels, rainwater harvesting, water and electrical energy saving gadgets are adopted.