Ron Arad Architects designed a new shopping mall within the 40,000m2 ‘Mediacite’ situated in Liege,350m long mall,the roof unites these elements with a complex network of steel roof ribs that undulate through the mall.The structure is entirely free-spanning along its length and width, with 200mm wide steel ribs that vary in depth from 1.2m to 300mm.Construction began in April 2007 and the building was inaugurated in October 2009.
Liege / Belgium / 2006-2009
Design of Mall Roof & Facades, Interior of Mall and External Piazzas.
Client: Wilhelm & Co.
Gross Area: 9750 m2
Executive Architect: Jaspers Eyers
Structural Engineer: Buro Happold