Name:
Nanjing Jinniu Lake Aquatic Sport Base of YOG
Location:
Nanjing, Jiangsu Province
Scale:
unknown
Year:
2012
Status:
Almost Completed
The design of Nanjing Jinniu Lake Aquatic Sport Base of YOG was attributed to Platform B after the competition, which located on the bank of the Jinniu Lake on a slightly sloped terrain.
The proposal try to reflect the consideration on the space nature creates and the man built environment, looking for a way to integrate both. This way a platform that stands from the terrain and becomes a privileged spot for gathering and oversees the lake seam more suitable then a paramount building, to achieved formal exception by the local condition and program requirements.
Project included the master plan study for the temporary facilities supporting the competition during the YOG (Youth Olympic Games) and the permanent building that would be converted into a hotel and marina after the Games.