Taiwan Taipei City
The development of the Dadaocheng area was originally closely related to the riverbank relationship. Its development was along the import and export of the Dadaocheng Wharf, which in turn drove the development of the Dadaocheng area and Dihua Street.
Glossary of facades of buildings around the site
1. Changes in facade height
2. The architectural vocabulary of three windows and four columns
3. Circular chamfer profile
4. Arch elements appear in large numbers
TOTAL FLOOR AREA
The archway and building body capture the architectural vocabulary spirit of traditional street houses, showing the integration of old and new and the continuation of inheritance. The traditional context can be discovered and deepened in the new building.
The base introduces natural light into the archway, which is derived from the concept of a street house patio, creating a new arcade walking experience, allowing the old and new buildings to complement each other in this intermediary space due to the light pouring in.