Piano House, China

Piano House is designed by students of Architecture Department Hefeyskogo University of Technology (Hefey University of Technology),developed in conjunction with the designers of Huainan Fangkai Decoration Project Co.

Building Name -: Piano House

Location           -: Huainan (Anhui Province), China

Architect          -: Architectural students at Hefei University of Technology

Year of Construction -: 2007

Description        -:

  • Designed by students of Architecture Department Hefeyskogo University of Technology (Hefey University of Technology),developed in conjunction with the designers of Huainan Fangkai Decoration Project Co.
  • Piano House consists of two parts, representing the two instruments –                         (i)  Violin, is made transparent glass                                                                                 (ii) Grand Piano, is made of black and transparent glass
  • The Piano and accompanying violin entrance are built on a true 50:1 scale, perhaps making them the largest to scale instruments in the world.
  • Glass Violin serves the entrance to the Grand Piano via escalators.
  • The piano house stands on three concrete legs shaped just like a real Piano.
  • There is a roof terrace beneath a canopy which is shaped like the piano’s open top.
  • The building serves as an Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, it is also being used by city officials as a showroom to display plans for more innovative architectural projects in the city of Huainan.
  • The grand piano base of the building houses two concert halls as this house was originally constructed for music lovers. It is now being used by music students from a local college.

Author: buildmarvel

Hi… I am an Architect from Lucknow,India and I have only one dream to build a landmark building will recognised by my name……

Leave a Reply