HALIC LIBRARY

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PUBLIC LIBRARYLANDSCAPE
TWOTOUSANDTWELVEHASKOY / HALIC

. — HALIC LIBRARY IS SITUATED IN HASKOY, ISTANBUL. 95% OF THE SEASIDE OF ISTANBUL IS NOW PRIVATIZED AND DOESN'T GIVE ACCESS TO THE PUBLIC. HASKOY IS ONE OF THE FEW AREAS IN ISTANBUL THAT PROVIDES PARK ALONG THE SEAFRONT.


.. — THE HALIC LIBRARY INTEGRATES ITSELF INTO A NEIGHBOURING LANDSCAPE WITHOUT DETRACTING FROM ITS NATURAL BEAUTY.


. — IT ‘HIDES’ UNDER A TESSELLATED ROOFSCAPE TO PRESERVE THE PUBLIC SPACE ABOVE AND CREATE A NEW ONE BELOW.