Shenzhen Cultural Center
1997 - 2008
Cultural Facility ― Library, Concert Hall
Site Area: 55,846 sqmBuilding Area: 17,662 sqmTotal Floor Area: 89,745 sqm
Shenzhen Cultural Central's music Hall facility consists of a large hall and a small hall of 1800 seats and 400 seat capacity respectively. The large hall, a new vineyard typology, has a highly designed acoustic performance. The walls partitioning the unitized seat groups, has its detailed angle and height, designed through the use of computer simulation and 1/10 actual scale model, and that to assure a refined and balanced acoustic field for all audience within these units. The hall's specific cone shape, steep inclination, and its total ceiling height of 23m has been also derived using the same computer and mockup apparatus. Its smooth curved concrete ceiling provides a suitable acoustic reflecting surface.