GK Archi won the contest of Cultural Center Dist. 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

On april 24, 2015, GK Archi participants presentations the complex – cultural center District 5 in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. The presentation successfully and GK Archi’ project was selected as one of the winning project.

The project including one arts and cultural center adjacent to Vo Van Kiet street and commercial center, offices, apartment buildings, hotels adjacent to Tran Hung Dao street. The idea of the project is based on the culture of the local tradition combined with simple architectural forms and modern.

The complex of over 8,000 billion (US $ 400 million) includes a wide range of construction items: five-star hotels, commercial centers, Chinatown, Cultural Center, Residential resettlement housing, condominiums social housing, aquariums, cultural parks, traditional markets …

The project idea expresses the typical Chinese culture in Vietnam. The project was highly praised by the Architectural Council for ideas from the Chinese lantern culture.