Project site: Dalian Software Park
Area of land: 14,000 sq.m.
Building area: 28,000 sq.m.
Time of design: 2005
Time of completion: 2006
During the process of design, firstly, in the middle of the apartment an atrium space is created, among which a communication platform is created, then an open staircase is used to connect the platform, and thus the platform forms a vertical community space; at the on/off duty time, the big staircase also facilitates the evacuation of the people. Secondly, the building is divided into two parts, upper section and low section, in the low section there are seven floors of the similar height with the adjacent buildings, the exceeding part at the top and the main body at the low are arranged vertically with shape of stack. Thirdly, the integrity of city interface is continued, the 1st and 2nd floors are for dining and are separately opened to the outside, and an outdoor dining table is set up at its front, so that the young people for dining become the real center of the city vigor.