Render of the Canoe Centre

Bai Yuliang

The Bench of Bootle

This is a temporary building to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Liverpool to Leeds Canal. The building will contain exhibition space, Community Resource Centre, canoe station and mooring. The building also serves as a magnet for people to learn about the canoe.

Site Analysis and response, Design strategy Diagrams

The building is designed as a step form, providing seating for the celebration and canoe competitions. In their spare time, people can also use the venue to build small stages or show outdoor movies. Inside the building there is a bar where people are welcome to have a drunk and have a good time on this big piece of furniture.

Structural Diagram