El Gouna Conference and Culture Centre

El Gouna is an Egyptian resort town. Its new conference and culture centre will be a key additional asset, as it will, in addition to the numerous internationally acclaimed cultural and sports events, hosts also the annual El Gouna Film Festival along with musical performances. Project in collaboration with Nagata Acoustics (room acoustics for the concert hall).

El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterEl Gouna Conference and Culture Center.
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El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterThe artificial lagoon surrounding the future El Gouna Conference and Culture Centre.
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El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterEntrance into the outdoor plaza that will provide an open-air venue for outdoor events and the Gouna Film Festival.
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El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterThe concert hall rising from the lagoon in the outdoor plaza.
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El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterThe exterior entrance surrounded by colonnades and the lagoon.
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El Gouna Conference and Culture CenterThe interior of the 600-seat concert hall.
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Projectgegevens

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Locatie   El Gouna, Egypt.

Bouwkosten   Undisclosed.

Periode   Design: 2019-2020. Construction: 2020-2023. Opening: 2023.

Opdrachtgever   Orascom Development Holding (ODH), Egypt.

Architect(en)   Studio Seilern Architects, United Kingdom.

Theateradviseur(s)   dUCKS Scéno, Lyons, Frankrijk.

Capaciteit   The complex includes a 600-seat concert hall (for an orchestra of up to 120 musicians), an open-air venue for an audience of up to 1 200 surrounded by a colonnade in the heart of an artificial lagoon, along with meeting and VIP rooms to hold international seminars and conferences. Total covered area: 9 700 m².

Gebruik   Classical concerts and music festivals; El Gouna Film Festival; conferences.

Werkzaamheden   Building acoustics consultancy services for the concert hall, musicians' spaces, conference rooms, outdoor areas, foyer and back-of-house from concept design through to completion. Room acoustics for musicians' rooms and front-of-house (room acoustics for the concert hall by Nagata Acoustics).

Adviseur(s)   Emilie Carayol, Evan Green, Kahle Acoustics.

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