Hoi Bun Road Park, Hong Kong

Hoi Bun Road Park, Hong Kong

Architect
ArchSD
Location
Hoi Bun Road Park, 123 Hoi Bun Rd, Hong Kong | View Map
Project Year
2021
Category
Parks
iMAGE 28
Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrandProduct Name
Interior Furniture Finishing – Snow WhiteCORIAN® Design
Facade Cladding – Iron Corten CollectionNEOLITH by TheSize
Interior Furniture FinishingFormica Group
Glass block wall – OPAL seriseSeves Glassblock
Sanitary PartitionCemac
Solid Wood Clading – Glulam StructuresSimonin

Product Spec Sheet
Interior Furniture Finishing – Snow White
Facade Cladding – Iron Corten Collection
Interior Furniture Finishing
Glass block wall – OPAL serise
Sanitary Partition
by Cemac
Solid Wood Clading – Glulam Structures
by Simonin

Hoi Bun Road Park, Hong Kong

ArchSD as Architects
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Situated behind Kwun Tong Promenade and set within the industrial area, Hoi Bun Road Park is read as an urban sanctuary in a dense district. Flanked by the Flyover of Kwun Tong Bypass and the major traffic road, this urban park works as a connector that mediates a piece of nature in the midst of the city fabric and as a promenade that allows the pedestrian flow by bridging the inner city to the waterfront.

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The cluster of service blocks and shelters, as a metaphor of traditional city blocks in miniature, embodies the green oasis in the form of a circular lawn which functions as multipurpose gathering space for the outdoor theatre. The structures are regarded as pavilions, situated on the garden edge to screen off the busy street as well as to manifest a theatre backdrop for the central lawn. Openings are designed at the screening structures to create dialogue between the tranquil park and the street outside.

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By carefully placing transparent screens and trellis within the park, different outdoor rooms of various characters are defined to allow the public to sit, to play and to enjoy the leisure at all times: Numerous activities varying from family gatherings at sitting-out areas, music busking at pavilions, elderlies working-out at fitness areas, photo shooting of the magnificent sunset views at the blossoming garden, to holding events at the multi-purpose plaza.

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Existing trees were preserved with the new planning.  Layers created by old trees and newly built architecture in the blossoming garden interlaced together to generate semi-open and permeable living spaces within the park.

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Team:

Lead Architect: Thomas WAN/ ArchSD 

Design Team: Thomas WAN, Edward WONG, Selah AU, Sammy YUEN, Hugo MA 

 

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