serenity botanical facility ahmedabad
The design brief
Reception, initiation and multimedia information pavilion for children, in the heart of a large botanical garden.
A private initiative of an environmentally conscious client.
Client: Cambata Foundation
Surface area: 900 m2
Start of construction: 2009
Associated Architect: Kamal Mangaldas
A continuous network of posts and beams characterizes the reception areas on a four by five meter grid.
The different parts of the building are organized around a central patio with a small fountain which feeds water channels in three directions
The structural grid is either covered or open to the sky, creating diverse interior or exterior functional and botanical habitats.