LIVE SQUARE is a multifunctional complex, which opened its doors in 2019. Here is located a modern business center, apartments, public space with an outdoor terrace for citizens and a first 4-star hotel in Lithuania HILTON GARDEN INN.
The total area of the complex is about 18 thousand. sq. m, and the value of the project seeks about 49 mln. euros. The project was implemented by the development and construction company EIKA, and the architectural part was created by the architects group UNITECTUS with the leading architect Povilas Čepaitis.
LIVE SQUARE title contains several important elements. The word “live” means life “here and now”, and “square” refers to an openness and dynamics, which symbolizes the revival of the sleepy part of Gediminas Avenue. The new space of the capital is expected to bring a dynamic and educated community, and inspire to invest in knowledge, ideas and people and their interconnection.
The team of architects
Urban vision is to create a modern and city-oriented integrated complex for work, recreation and living. The completion of the urban area of this part of the city creates an active and viable environment enriching the centre of Vilnius with its architecture, public spaces, residents and businesses.
The team of architects: Povilas Čepaitis, Dainius Čepurna, Valdemaras Bučys, Linda Šeženytė, Žilvinas Urbas and other members of UNITECTUS Group contributing to the project development.
A covered passage is being installed in Dainava Street, where the main entrances to the hotel, business centre, shops and restaurants are. On the northern side, the passage spreads into an open public space towards Gediminas Avenue. This central part is like a gateway to the whole complex with its central public space covered with a light and graceful roof.
The facade construction materiality consists of a facade system of glass-aluminium structures with natural stone plates and aluminium composite hinges. Windows and show-windows are divisible by vertical pilasters emphasizing the height and elegance of a building. The roofs of the buildings are landscaped and used for terraces which open the panorama of a central part of the city.
EIKA is one of the largest real estate development and construction companies in Lithuania, successfully developing residential, commercial, public and other purpose building projects. The company has been offering modern and quality solutions to its customers for over twenty-five years.
The sustainable business development commits to take into account not only the business community, but the community as a whole and environmentally relevant aspects. It is important not only how and where we live now, but also on how to contribute to a sustainable and better future.
Company was awarded many times as best real estate developer in Lithuania and best residential projects became company’s projects SANTARIŠKIŲ NAMAI and EIKA NAMAI PILAITĖJE .
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