The november event of apm hk held at the royal hong kong yacht club was on 13112012 the event featured a presentation entitled west kowloon cultural district. Cultural district to enrich hk arts the west kowloon cultural district will be this community's biggest investment in the arts and culture the government will proceed without delay to implement the project through the establishment of a west kowloon cultural district authority. Client west kowloon cultural district authority project value $ 3000 million construction floor area 45,000 m 2 design joint venture of unstudio (netherlands) and ad+rg (hong kong. Page 1 chapter 1 background of the west kowloon cultural district project as the heart of hong kong's 21st century urban culture, west kowloon cultural. From the first day it was proposed in 1998, hong kong's plan to develop a $28 billion cultural district in west kowloon has been a source of controversy. 06 july 2017 west kowloon cultural district authority theatre audience seating key domestic sub-contractor for l2 works contract of the lyric theatre complex and extended basement in zone 3b project.
Project snapshot the west kowloon cultural district is a large-scaled government-sponsored project aimed at developing hong kong as an arts and cultural hub with world-class facilities. Project data location: hong kong, hong kong located at the centre of the west kowloon cultural district, m+ is the new museum for visual culture. Hong kong | west kowloon cultural district completed project threads archive. Project type faculty work remment koolhaas, principal investigator the west kowloon cultural district confronts us with the task of turning an overwhelming governmental ambition, with a bewildering diversity of stakeholders. West kowloon cultural district conceptual plan, hong kong rlp was the local partner of foster+partners on this project, one of the three consultant teams selected by the hksar government to prepare a conceptual plan and master planning for the west kowloon cultural district - a world-class. The west kowloon cultural district is one of the largest cultural developments worldwide its vision is to create a vibrant cultural quarter for hong kong.
The west kowloon cultural district's difficulties have fueled questions on whether such a monumental enterprise ccan ever stimulate original art. West kowloon cultural district authority provides a vibrant cultural quarter for hong kong, a platform for artists to interact and collaborate and facilities to host and produce world-class arts and cultural events. Completed in 2016 in hong kong, hong kong images by west kowloon cultural district authority, mike yeung, marcia ng, tynnon chow m+ pavilion is a two-storey exhibition and event space in the midst of the hong kong west kowloon cultural district in september 2013, the hong.
Designed by foster + partners, west kowloon cultural district will be the largest cultural initiative of its kind in the world learn more about the project here. west kowloon cultural district authority star ferry pier driving route to project site office. Construction of the west kowloon station project was divided into two parts, xrl810a (northern part) and xrl810b (southern part) (xrl meaning express rail link) austin station and west kowloon cultural district.
The west kowloon cultural district ( wkcd ) is a development project that aims to form an international-grade arts and culture hub on an area of land in west kowloon , hong kong that was originally reclaimed in the 1990s as part of the airport core programme located at the wedge-shaped. The west kowloon cultural district authority (wkcda) did not make public details about advance funds for the palace museum project, yet consulted the renowned engineering firm ove arup & partners about additional ground investigation (gi) works for the project in september last year, wkcda. Stretching across 40 hectares of reclaimed land, the west kowloon cultural district is one of the largest cultural projects in the world its vision is to create a vibrant, new cultural quarter for hong kong - a vital platform for the local arts scene to interact, develop and collaborate.
West 8 urban design & landscape architecture / news / west 8 selected for west kowloon cultural district park project. The west kowloon cultural district confronts us with the task of turning an overwhelming governmental ambition, with a bewildering diversity of stakeholders, translated in a massive amount of real estate with an incredible richness of program, into a proposal that is fun and serious, planned and. Hong kong's west kowloon cultural district however, more than 15 years after the idea was first put forward, construction is finally under way on the west kowloon cultural district (wkcd) it's perhaps the most visionary cultural project anywhere in the world. West kowloon cultural district authority strive to recruit, engage and retain a highly skilled and quality team we welcome exceptional talent from people of all backgrounds. A strategic project to drive hong kong's creative economy and shape a cultural gateway to the pearl river delta region.