suckerPUNCH: Describe your project.
JIANNAN liu & TINGWEI xu: In this Tokyo night club design and research studio we were focusing on designing affective and dynamic formations for this nightclub in Tokyo: works of architecture that maximize their affects, and enhance responsiveness , to users and contexts. The creations of atmosphere is most pursed by starting with interiors and get the exactly feelings we want to create for the users. We aimed to build up a continued space with different transformation and transition of surface what lead people to feel the variations of atmosphere with continuity of space.
The project is located in a high-fashion district of Omotesando-Tokyo. The variations of atmosphere of all the architecture or landscape on Omotesando deeply affected people`s physical and visual feelings while they walking through this Avenue. The project represents the feeling while people traveling for pleasure on Omotesando Ave with a big topological space to connect all of the space we created. Focusing on the morphological continuity on surface of façade ,we want imply the transition of interiors` and exteriors` atmosphere.
sP: What or who influenced this project?
Jl &Tx: Ali Rahim
sP: What were you reading/listening to/watching while developing this project?
Jl &Tx: The sculpture works of Odani Motohiko.
sP: Whose work is currently on your radar?
Jl &Tx: Zaha Hadid and James Corner.