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National Taichung Theater – Taichung, Taiwan

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Theater  Theater night  THeater in

Building: National Taichung Theater
Location: Taichung, Taiwan
Architect: Toyo Ito
Structural Engineer: Arup
Partnering Structural Engineer: Evergreen Consulting Engineering
Completion: 2016

AE Interests:
Catenoid surfaces created by using mesh sheets to pour concrete; the continuous, cavernous design was meant to enhance acoustics; earthquake considerations as well

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Written by Jordan Stirling

August 8, 2018 at 6:07 pm

Posted in Built

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