Location Ashgabad, Turkmenistan
Job description Architectural design.
Function Mixed: Retail, commercial and hospitality
Status Invited competition, 1st prize
Site’s location in the city.
In our preliminary analysis and research, we noticed that the use of water is highly common in the city, and we wanted to adopt the practice. In two large squares, there are two linear water canals, in the shape of two Turkmen rivers, which are too precious since most of the land is desert.