- Architect In Charge: Joshua J. Pan
- Design Team: David Lee, Yang-Sheng Chen, Ady Tsai, Shih-Fang Huang, Teng-Mao Huang, Chao-Ching Wang, Syue-Shuan Leng, Hsin-Ping Lee, Genie Huang
- Client: Giant Taiwan Co.Ltd.
- Country: Taiwan
Text description provided by the architects. Located within the Central Taiwan Science Park, the Giant Headquarters project willundoubtedly become a landmark upon completion.
In terms of architectural design, thebuilding form is dynamically sculpted to evoke Giant’s technological prowess, while itscurvaceous shape and sustainable design features evoke the simplicity and eco-friendlinessof the bicycle.
The tower design takes full advantage of its unobstructed surroundings withfloor-to-ceiling glazing on three sides and a generous 4.5m floor height to allow in amplenatural light.
Appropriate shading is provided by the architecturally expressive undulating slabcovers and deep south-facing balconies.
The expressive form of the exhibition hall along withan open plaza completes the overall composition.