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.
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.