ZAKHO ART CENTER
Art center in zakho was constructed by Kar group in a period of 450 days on an area of 15000m² in a special modern style compatible with the fast growing developments in the field of culture and construction in Kurdistan. This project consisted of the following annexes:
- Main theatre-this was built by using concrete block and a roof of steel structure of sandwich panel type specially used for such purposes with a height of 14m and the spectators hall of a height of 11m.Reinforced concrete was used for all other structures which include the following.
- Exhibition hall-this was designed with a sound control system to prevent any repercussion and noises of echo and a modern lighting system.
- Spectators hall-with a total area of 1000m² accommodating 800 persons and also built with a design to prevent any reflex of sound and providing a treated wood of a best rated quality to cover the walls and roof besides laying the fitted carpet on the floor. A UPS for electrical power supply was adopted and the air conditioning unit was from YORK KAR Company The proper ducting was used for the air distribution manufactured from foam and covered by AL foils.
- Theatre annexes- these are the actors rooms, two halls for athletic and artistic trainings, special tunnel for musicians, a cellar underneath the spectators hall for storage, side walkways to minimize the influence of side effects.