Reshaping Karst Topography with Farming Culture: A New Community Park Design in Guiyang


The Community Park provides a novel solution for a new park in Guiyang, China. It respects the existing site and represents the local Karst topography, which is famous for its variant landscapes and complex water system, by reshaping the landform with historical construction methods. The project aims to preserve the original characters of the site and provide diverse leisure moments for the public. This goal is achieved in four directions. First, the resilient sustainable design strategy was used to preserve the possible flooding and changes in the future. Second, minimal design principle was used to reduce the intervention and cost. Third, traditional construction techniques were applied

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