mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center
mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center
feb 25, 2010

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

taipei pop music center by mario bellini architects
all images courtesy of mario bellini architects




italian firm mario bellini architects proposal for the taipei pop music center is a single body wrapped in a plastic ‘mantle plant’. the hill like structure is connected through glass passage ways, allowing guests numerous views of the landscape and standing out as an iconic landmark for the city.

the project aims to:
– sew into a single system environment / landscaping all areas to green spaces that characterize the spaces adjacent.

– put in direct relation to and perception of the city and the new ‘house of music’ through the definition of public open space, created by the shape of the canyon that contains the various functions provided extending from west to east as the backbone of the entire composition space.

– to transform the tpmc for a real urban magnet that can arise as a powerful icon, able to attract flows of people able to generate a creative context and thus to become the architectural ensemble dedicated to music and functions associated therewith a new cultural epicenter of the city of taipei.

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

mario bellini architects: taipei pop music center

  • Thank you Architect Mario Bellini! A great project

    Giacomo Cornelio says:
  • fantastic!

    ar says:
  • I like this earth building design and prefabricated landscapes aproach . Very inspirative , no further comment 🙂 , just resteKpa !

    nikola kirincic says:
  • Beautiful. Let’s just hope it never gets built.

    Toby Horrocks says:
  • WOW,,,, Amazing thought. Hope it will come to built soon

    Ms. Mehnaz (Pakistan) says:
  • Današnja Arhitektura je postala “sredstvo” nadmetanja, ko će više, ko će skuplje, ko će impresivnije, a na uštrb osnovnih principa njenog postojanja – humanosti ! Užasavam se arhitekture, koju nam donosi sutra, vraćamo se na imperijalizam…samo što od silnog blještavila i “ljepote” materijala toga nismo ni svjesni !

    FLWs says:
  • Just beautiful .
    Well done Mario and Co.

    Odedya says:
  • Amazing!

    Roberta & Lia says:
  • what the hell is this???? sometimes more is more…crap!!!

    sofia says:
  • I love this approach, bravo, bravisimo!!Geraldine Liquidano

    Geraldine Liquidano says:
  • A brave and original statement: I hope the economics of a verdant structural reality can match the expectations of a free and viral shift in consciousness required for a cultural icon of this magnitude. Magnifico!

    Barry D. Morris says:
  • You should sit next to Leonardo Da…genious!!! It’s almost like a dinosaur from behind. Am a designer and to an Architect you have created and outstanding piece of work and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.
    The Italians have done it again!!!!!!!!


    Annamaria Arata says:
  • Its beautiful, I am really attracted to many of the ideas presented in these renderings, although I must admit I do not intuitively understand how the program of a music venue successfully fits in the created space. I would appreciate something like a diagrammatic floorplan to illustrate whether or not the layout is functional enough to support this amazing envelope.

    JWAIV says:
  • sorry but this is ugly
    pretending landscape with a building look giangantic and not welcoming for human scale

    caki says:
  • are you out of your mind?

    joyce says:
  • fantastic..
    can’t imagine how the building structure..

    great job..

    eric-jakarta says:
  • it is only participate project;;

    lets not get serious about this;; just enjoy

    SS says:

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