PROJECT BY: Vinay Rajesh Ekkaldevi ( @vinayekkaldevi [IG] )
COLLEGE: Rachna Sansad Acadmey of Architecture
YEAR OF STUDYING : 2nd Year Bachelors
CATEGORY : Architecture Portfolio
PROJECT TYPE: Studio Design Sheets
PUBLISHED BY: Archipedia
The project aims in making interactive gathering spaces for the local community and to tourists halting here.
The site is situated in Narkanda, Himachal pradesh which is a halting point between shimla and manali. The main objective of the project was to redesign the existing market place and bus stop with additional functions.
As the site has a slope of drop upto 16m.The project focuses on making terraces at different levels providing unobstructed views of Himalayan ranges infront of it. Also the fulfilling the main aim of increasing the peoples interaction by providing open gathering spaces between two built structures.
Also a new method of apple auctioning is been given a thought where the apple trucks move on bridge at lower level and clients and dealers view and auction the apple/products from the upper level.
Hence, the project improves the existing conditions on site