2012년 7월 16일 월요일

THE FLOATING ISLAND IN SEOUL


The huge artificial islands in the middle of the Hangang(River) will be opened to the public in September, 2011. They consist of three different islands near the southern end of the Banpo Bridge. Being a cornerstone in Seoul’s Hangang Renaissance Project aiming to enhance riverside recreation areas and natural ecology, the floating island will be the representative landmark in the city.
Three separate islands that feature a convention hall, an entertainment hall, a marina, restaurants, shops and a floating stage called Media Art Gallery designed with a massive LED screen against beautiful Hangang backdrop for multimedia show and many other events.
Dimensions
(Unit : ㎡)
DivisionDimensionsMedia Art Gallery
TotalIsland 1Island 2Island 3
Plottage9,6294,8813,4771,271792
Building Area9,9955,4903,4271,078-
Height-3 Story (27m)3 Story (21m)3 Story (13m)-
Island 1
Island 1 features a convention hall, restaurants and shops. Equipped with state of the art technology, the convention hall is host to significant events such as international symposium, reception, conference, seminar and marketing events.
FacilityUsage
∙ Convention Hall
∙ Restaurants and Cafés
∙ Retail Shops
∙ Banquets
∙ Conventions
∙ International Symposium
∙ Performance
∙ Premier Events
∙ Marketing Events (Product Launching)
Island 2
Island 2 is a cultural complex appealing to everyone throughout the day and night with a stunning view of the river. This 3 story building features an entertainment hall that is perfect to take cultural and social events right onto the water.
FacilityUsage
∙ Multi-Purpose Hall
∙ Restaurants
∙ Cafés
∙ Exhibitions
∙ Performance
∙ Banquets
∙ Retail Shops
∙ Wine & Dine
Island 3
Island 3 is a recreational complex that provides water sports facilities for everyone in the heart of Seoul.
FacilityUsage
∙ Water Sports Facilities∙ Yacht Club
∙ Yacht Marina
∙ Lounge
∙ Shower Facility
∙ Banquets
Media Art Gallery (Floating Stage)
The Media Art Gallery is also a floating structure along with the three floating islands on the Han Gang (River), and is well known as the Mecca of street cheering in Seoul during the FIFA World Cup games.
The 1,000-inch LED screen and high-tech stage effects such as lighting, sound system, water fountain, laser, and special effects makes the Media Art Gallery the perfect place to stage for multimedia shows and a variety of exclusive events.
FacilityUsage
∙ Stage & LED Screens∙ Multimedia Shows
∙ Concerts & RecitalsP
∙ Performing Arts
∙ Events
∙ Exhibitions