The Mersin Arena, is a multi-purpose stadium in Mersin, Turkey. Completed in 2013. The stadium is located in Yenisehir, Mersin with an area of 55.000square meters. The stadium’s landscape designed to connect pedestrians with the area. The stadium located on the main road connects stadium to city center .This leads to Mersin Stadium as a cultural center for spectators. The stadium, designed on an elliptic form. Stadium’s shell shape is observed from this elliptic form. The shell is a symbolic form which defines relation between landscape and structure also sets a boundry to area. Moreover, dynamic form which is created by elliptic form covers all tribune areas from top. The material used for shell is suitable for climate in Mersin and it provides spectators and soccer players a comfortable area.
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