Lantern Metro station | ShaGa studio

Metro Station 20 Competition proposal for Sofia Municipality designed by ShaGa studio.

Nested along the future extension of Metro line 1 and at the local crossroad of Druhzba I and II residential areas, THE LANTERN transportation hub weaves together the district infrastructure needs with a series of unique local open public spaces .Through an emphasis on the natural light condition below ground and the integration of lighting features (back-lit LED ‘mood walls’) in the station interior and facade, the design enhances visitors orientation, visual connections and an optimzed orchestration of public flows. seamlessly connecting the immediate urban context to the station’s concourse level and further to the train platforms.

In collaboration with Margherita Del Grosso.
Visualisation by Team and Doro Dietz Architektur Viualisierung.