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Khan Shatyr Entertainment Centre

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Foster & Partners
 
location Astana
function shopping centre
contributed by Nazar

The Khan Shatyr Entertainment Center is designed to provide the city with a range of civic, cultural and social amenities all sheltered within a climatic envelope - 'a world within' - that offers a comfortable microclimate all year round, whatever the weather. The building's tented structure has great resonance in Kazakh history as the tent is a traditional nomadic building form - Khan Shatyr translates as 'the Tent of the Khan'. Located at the northern end of the city's formal axis, the masted structure soars 150 metres from a 200 x 195-metre elliptical base to form one of the highest peaks on the Astana skyline.

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Khan Shatyr Entertainment Centre
Address
Turan Ave 1
Kazakhstan
khanshatyr.com
Project is public!
Completion 2010
Floor area/size 100000 m2
ArchitectFoster & Partners
structural engineerBuro Happold
technical engineerBuro Happold
associate architectGultekin Architecture
associate architectLinea Tusavul Architecture
Client Sembol Construction
 
Project ID 20934
Latitude/Longitude 51°07'58N 71°24'14E
Contributed by Nazar
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