Between the Movement and Stillness
In a downtown alley full of pedestrians, a beige gray workshop is composed and included in the daytime. As the night falls, the workshop becomes a white bright stage amidst the quiet dim streets. With a flow of rays and lights created by the revolving door, the workshop emits the nighttime proactive vitality in contrast to the daytime subtle calm.
UNIQUE PROPERTIES / PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
This small interior chamber in a downtown alley is a stage of fine design in a horizontal open elevation.With a start of a large terrace and a central revolving door in charge of spatial expansion and coherence, a continuity consisting of sun & air and visual banquet & imagination is presented, which not only amplifies but also manages a flowing sense of space.
OPERATION / FLOW / INTERACTION:
A revolving door makes an interior cabinet a visual focus and also divides the chamber into the meeting and task zones, which manages the multilayer effect in the holistic design. A private task zone is located behind a semi-open meeting district following an outdoor terrace. A metal cabinet as a visual core designed by a compact linear design idea meets all essential interior demands, including the visual arrays in the public room and the bar and storage need in the task zone. A random cutting means applies to visual confinement and a fixed framework applies to presentation of varied scenery, which renders the flowing rays and acts within a framework and creates see-through and visual shelter forming an open intimate interior atmosphere.
PROJECT DURATION AND LOCATION:
The project started in April 2015 and completed in June 2015, and place in Taipei, Taiwan.
FITS BEST INTO CATEGORY:
Interior Space and Exhibition Design
PRODUCTION / REALIZATION TECHNOLOGY:
The overall space really presents the essential feature of the material through concise lines, and the cement renders a fine texture together with the plain and neat wall surface with a harmonious façade, to recreate a sharp material review using creative methods. The entrance façade has a glass door with a diameter of two meters, to make the intentional visual effect relative to the cement wall, and to rotate in a perfect circle track on the ground using the thick metal door frame.
SPECIFICATIONS / TECHNICAL PROPERTIES:
Site area : 39 sq.m
between the movement and stillness , Taipei city, interior design, office, LCGA Design
When you walk into this case, it is divided by an incomplete obstruction seal to maintain the integrity of the area and not go over the top. As you go up the stairs, the terrace area left to the retreat area, with the thought of the retreat for the sake of advancement, gives some fluency of the inside and outside areas to extend the transparency of the glass and give a sense of fluidity. In the dark, the appearance façade of the office overflowing from light appears as a sparkling box.
This case is the result of renovation of a small and old building, and the original structure is parallel to the opposite bevel edge. To separate the upright and foursquare areas, to properly arrange the storage space, extend the indoor cabinet from inside to outside, and rationally apply the construction structure corner, the structure limit has been integrated and a neat comfortable visual impression is retained.
TEAM MEMBERS (2) :
Kai-Chen Chiu and Cheng-Yuan Huang