Design Chosen for Taiwanese Music Centre

23 January 2011 (Last Updated January 23rd, 2011 18:30)

A team of Spanish and Taiwanese architects have won a competition to design the NT$4.39bn ($150.9m) Kaohsiung Marine Culture and Pop Music Centre in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The design was jointly proposed by Manuel Alvarez-Monteserin Lahoz of Spain and Mark Ongg of Taiwan. The 1

A team of Spanish and Taiwanese architects have won a competition to design the NT$4.39bn ($150.9m) Kaohsiung Marine Culture and Pop Music Centre in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

The design was jointly proposed by Manuel Alvarez-Monteserin Lahoz of Spain and Mark Ongg of Taiwan.

The 118,900m² pop music centre will feature a 2,500-seat indoor music hall and an outdoor venue accommodating up to 12,000 spectators.

Construction on the music centre will begin in 2012 and is expected to be completed by 2014, according to Taiwan Today.