Designboom Media City


GAD architecture reveals master plan for sustainable media city

projected to accompany what is to become the worlds largest airport outside of istanbul, turkey, GAD architecture has revealed plans for their their technological, media-based, urban master plan called media city. commissioned by the istanbul chamber of commerce, the project will reflect istanbul as one of the world’s largest growing and innovative cities and demonstrate its foray into progressive media technologies. the resultant master plan functions as a city on a smaller scale, implementing strategies that serve as a testing ground for existing and future urban developments around the world, using media to foster new interactions between visitors and the built environment.