TSUNAMI MEMORIAL

Time:2006.05

Location:Phangnga,Thailand

Key dimensions:8,000m2

Client:The Sub-Committee for Tsunami Memorial Project

Award:International design competition finalist prize


To minimize the visual impact of the site’s natural surroundings,we have limited the sited to a 56m-diameter.12 mini towers of stacked while prisms lean on each other to enclose the tranquil platform polished from the rocky land.Inside outdoor forum,visitors can rest,worship and host events.Inside the encircling towers,people are provided with the opportunity to visit the museum,attend lectures and pray for their beliefs.The tower tops share views of the memorial’s patrons,Thailand’s lush forest and the sea.The memorial intends to not only commemorate the disaster,but also to give hope,optimism and an appreciation of nature for current and future generations.