Natura May- June 2014 - Page 93

belediyenin pek çok yönetim ve hizmet fonksiyonuna paralel olarak kamu yönetiminin yapıdaki rolünü tanımlıyor. Ziyaretçiler binada traverten kullanımıyla belirginleşen meclis toplantı salonunun yuvarlak hacminin sürekli farkında olarak ilerliyorlar. Çevreye duyarlı kamu binası mimarisinde öncü niteliğindeki Küçükçekmece Belediyesi yeni hizmet binası toplum ve yönetim arasında uyumlu bir birlikteliğe yönelik çalışmanın bir parçası olarak Belediye Başkanı Aziz Yeniay ve mimar Mutlu Çilingiroğlu’nun ileri vizyonunu ortaya koyuyor. Akşamları binanın iç hacimleri yapının zarif geometrisinin pek çok katmanından biri olarak dışarıdan görülebiliyor. At night the building’s internal volumes are exposed as one of the many layers of the building’s elegant geometry. with its travertine skin and round plan is the primary feature of the interior around which the two secondary volumes are organized. A forest of columns and elevated walkways with views towards the central drum of the assembly act to further stress the importance of the assembly hall. The use of travertine throughout the plan gives character to the main assembly hall showing the importance of public gathering and governance as important symbolic features of the architecture. The surfaces of travertine in the interior’s clean geometry oriented towards the main assembly hall are a meaningful presence in the experience of the building to all visitors. This strategy by the architect and client identifies the role of civic government within the building as an important feature in parallel to the many administrative and service functions provided by the municipality. While walking through the building visitors are constantly aware of the presence of the round assembly hall as the center of government achieved through the use of travertine. This building a pioneer in ecological architecture for public buildings in Turkey shows the advanced vision of the Mayor Aziz Yeniay and the architect Mutlu Çilingiroğlu in working progressively towards a harmonious union of society and government in Turkey. MAYIS - HAZİRAN 2014 / MAY - JUNE 2014 • NATURA 93