Vilnius National Concert Hall
Vilnius City Municipal Administration
MELIKE ALTINISIK ARCHITECTS
VILNIUS NATIONAL CONCERT HALL
Tan Akıncı, Begüm Aydınoğlu, Özge Tunalı, Şeyma Özübek
Altan Yılmaz, Nimet Değertaş, Melike Kvalalı, Bengü Özmutlu
Architectural design concept of the National Concert Hall aims to define a Landmark which plays a catalytic role in advancing and promoting music culture and knowledge throughout society. It will symbolize the important role and mission of the National Concert Hall.
The maindesign concept is to create high quality architectural and urban environments with a cultural axis running
from the Sound Hill Park on top of the building facade which is rising with the surrounding landscape.
It offers an extended and elevated public zones on different levels on the park, on the roof and inside the Concert Hall building to create the musical atmosphere and offering new multidiciplinar cultural events which are combined by technology and spirit of time.
National Concert Hall which creates the fluidity of the perception with its iconic character and combines it with the soul of the contemporary Cultural Activities in the city of Vilnius. It will merge the local and the visitor community of all generations under a single roof with two auditoriums, their associated facilities and surrounding public cultural Sound Hill Park.
National Concert Hall will allow an emergence of a new space which will enable people the chance to explore the cultural activities in the city of Vilnius.
It will become a space where European culture is created.
SOUND HILL PARK
Vilnius poses itself with a high potential to offer green spaces not only for its immediate surroundings, but more importantly on an urban scale they can create spaces for sound to unite and educate people.
The Main Theme devised for the future of the National Concert Hall is the realization of a Sound Hill Park, which comprises a holistic vision into generating green areas and cultural facilities with an ecological approach.
Sound Hill is a concept that aims to improve street culture and musical
knowledge of Vilnius youth. Sound hill will take part also in international music festivals.
The hill already has users with its great view and big green space. It will be a part of this public knowledge by its unique sound installations and interactive musical landarts.It will create a soundscape with several landart installations which are also interactive musical instruments which are distributed throughout the hill in areas permitted by the natural slope. These multiple focal areas are connected to each other via various circulation routes which are characterized by a fluid, continuous design approach.