Forests let us experience nature, heals our soul and mind, and helps us dream of a new future. In a forest, natural substances such as air, trees, water, soil and wind do not exist separately. The natural substances in a forest are linked together. Since forests provide a beautiful view and amazing experiences, many people are delighted with the harmony of forests and the view they can provide.
“Culture Forest” is a Culture & Art center located in Seongdong-gu, Republic of Korea. Unsangdong Architect designed the prize winning project, whis is expected to be completed in 2011. The scenery looking out from the Culture & Art Center will be as open as possible, providing an intense and inspiring experience.
By building eco-friendly architecture, the new cultural space will be a dream-like area. By consistently balancing out rest, events and green areas the building will provide an eco-friendly and cultural space. The interior will unify architecture and nature through green walls and generate energy by solar powered panels. The walkway around the building naturally connects each area and becomes an intensive cultural stree, converting from inside to outside and outside to inside. In order to become a sustainable cultural space, the space should rise about the basic rules. The multi-cultural complex was suggested to actively realize the needs of residents, and is to become a multi cultural facility that combines eco-friendly and healthy lifestyle. Cultural Forest will create various library programs for residents such as concerts, women’s program and children playing area and become a landmark embracing culture, future-orientated dreams and a passion for SeongDong