前 言 | Foreword
The lotus in the wind sways gracefully and gives off pleasant fragrance. Sanshui Cultural Center is located by Hexiang Lake, the core area of Sanshui New Town, Foshan City. As the new cultural landmark of Sanshui City, its architectural appearance and interior design are of high standards.
BASIC DESIGN has showed its professional control of details and the planning ability of large-scale projects. Considering both aesthetic and acoustical demands in design, Mr. Liang Zhide, the founder and chief designer, makes a perfect match of functions and style. This cultural center, which can accommodate thousands of people, is created to be an important venue for Sanshui drama performances, grand artistic performances , large-scale conferences and so on, and it is now a new cultural name card of Foshan city.
观荷 | 荷池漫步
The pure white architecture facade, clear and transparent large-size glass, and geometric combination give the visual effect of modern simplicity. On this basis, images of ink-splashing landscapes and lotus in the sunny days are vividly presented, where light ink marks, charming landscape and twin lotuses blend into a whole, thus highlighting the cultural symbols of urban implication and incorporating the distant aesthetic conception into contemporary cultural life.
品荷 | 刚柔并济
The lobby design continues the simple white style of the building. Upon entering, one will be attracted by the smooth lines and have a general view of the whole space. With the modern regulatory aesthetics and the minimalism design, the new interest and charm are created.
The natural light shines through the transparent French window, through which the scenery of lotus swaying in the wind is presented, thus enabling one to embrace nature while enjoying the aesthetic pleasure. The purpose of the design is clearly revealed through the decorations. The unique quality of the space is presented with lotus-related art works, drama-related costumes and headwear.
颂荷 | 出淤泥而不染
The theatre is designed with a total of 1,200 seats, equipped with domestic advanced audio machinery and other equipments. Architectural acoustics and room acoustics echo each other, by which a theatre space for audio-visual feast is created.
The interior wall is of double curved surface. Pieces of natural and plain wood veneer constitute pieces of angular visual sections. The layered space is of wood and red hue. The artistic sound transmits in the dynamic space,which is quite attractive and fascinating.
The acousto-optic effects and mechanical lifting and the moving of the stage are specially designed and made, thus creating a stage space characterized by changeable styles, different forms, flexible and rich scenes. The acoustic relationship is built among wood veneer, wall and floor with seamless fit, and covered with carpets to eliminate the noise of footsteps. Thus, it creates a perfect acoustic theater environment and makes a balance between acoustics and aesthetics.
爱 荷 | 刚健中正，纯粹精也
"The visual beauty appeals to the public , while the auditory fascinates them. These two are inseparable in the design of theatre. Walking into it, closing your eyes, and imagining the barely audible sound of a lotus blooming and the petals unfolding, with fragrance permeating in the air, one can feel the lingering charm of the lotus in the space. The scene is combined with the acoustic effect, which is fresh and meaningful."
设计后记 | Postscript of Design
Walking into the gracious theatre along the elegant lotus lake, minimalist style and graceful temperament of the space is clearly displayed. The design is simple and elegant, and makes perfect use of the aesthetics of sound and light, by which an imaginative and interesting artistic world is created. You can have both material and spiritual pleasure here, enjoying both realistic and freehand scenarios and getting in contact with both abstract and concrete elements.
Being "the Zen master of nature and the inheritor of culture", BASIC DESIGN always adheres to the design concept of "advocating nature, respecting tradition, tracing back to the origin and being creative". The design of this case is carried out by its exploration of the traditional culture and the combination with the perception of natural prospect. The rich traditional humanistic culture, the elegant natural scenery and artistic conception co-exist with each other, thus creating another cultural name card of spatial aesthetics for Foshan city.
开 发 商：佛山三水保利鑫和房地产开发有限公司