Shum Yip Upperhills retail street has a length about 230m, and divided into three parts by the roof structure. The structure breaks the continuity and provides rhythm to the retail street, making the atrium as a focal area.
High quality bronze coloured metal is applied on the steel beams on the east and west section, generating a delicate and stunning visual effect.
The atrium is the focus of the design and different rom the east and west section of retail street. In terms of function the atrium is responsible for gathering visitors and turn the atrium into a plaza for vibrant retail and exhibition space. The design applies a concentric pattern and generates a three-dimensional ceiling pattern. The ceiling enhances spatial cohesion, allow visitors to gather around the atrium.
Plantation above the ceiling enriches the fifth elevation, also provide greenery and privacy to the loft units above the ceiling.