HUNDERTWASSER ARTS CENTRE LIVING ROOF
Designing a rooftop native forest and sculpture park
As the last design of famous architect Hundertwasser to be built, the Hundertwasser Arts Centre project is being overseen by the Hundertwasser Foundation in Vienna and required constant collaboration in order to best honour Hundertwasser’s legacy.
4Sight’s team of living roof experts worked with a project team of architects, engineers and specialists to design the Hundertwasser Arts Centre Living Roof. This collaborative approach ensures a design outcome that not only meets the client’s needs but will also stand the test of time.
4Sight was engaged by Whangarei Art Museum Trust to create a comprehensive design package that included:
• Living roof concept design
• Surrounding site landscape concept design
• Plant palette and schedule
• Cross sections
• Perspective renderings
• Detailed design drawings
• Landscape lighting plan
• Site analysis
Following a thorough and dynamic design process, 4Sight delivered an extensive design package ready for tendering that addressed every aspect of the Hundertwasser Living Roof.
Using client feedback and specialist knowledge to design a living roof that satisfied the needs of all stakeholders. 4Sight’s expertise and collaboration throughout the project lead to an outcome that meets the specific requirements of the Hundertwasser Foundation without compromising the integrity of the living roof.