City Moon

Best Project of Public Building or Facility

About the project
The moon is the most well-known indirect lighting known to humanity. It receives light from the sun to gently shines above us, and is strongly associated with our feelings from ancient times.
Just like the moon, City Moon bridge’s handrails receives light from external environments and appears to shine gently to our eyes at creates varying luminous and sparkling sceneries.
The circular structure (inspired from the moon) has ensured the safety of pedestrians in the most iconic street of the city in the middle of its main parks.
Moon bridge has connected man-made (street) with nature-made (sky), as well as creating the surreal viewpoint.
this bridge has used standard ramps instead of stairs, respecting the rights of disabled and elderly people. It has become a landmark of the city, which redefines the most important street and park.

Ferdosi street, Shahin Shahr, Iran

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Polsheer Architects, established in 1981, is considered today as one of the leading consulting firms in Iran, providing a wide range of consulting services in field of design and supervision.
Over the past four decades, Polsheer has undertaken the design and supervision of a large number of distinguished building projects, and developed valuable experience in special concepts that enabled the firm to pre-qualify for participation and winning in several local and international competitions.

Authors of the project
Mohammadreza Ghaneei, Ashkan Ghaneei, Mariam Alikhani, Aref Ghorbani, Pooya Nasr, Hamed Babai, Nare Geragusian

Status of the project
Conceptual design