Gelora Bung Karno is mainly used to hold national soccer
matches or massive events. Not many people knew that there
was an abandoned space below the stadium. After the space
became disused, adaptive reuse was the perfect way to breathe
a new life into the old building. This vacant space was proposed
to be utilized for sports, specifically roller skating.
Location: Jakarta, Indonesia Total area: 1.125 m2 Status: Built
Description: Adaptive reuse
The main challenge is an existing amphitheater inside.
Moreover, as a roller skate arena, a continuous lane is essential
for people to skate properly. The solution is to create a circular
lane which is extended with a sloping ramp to let people skate
all the way through the first level of the amphitheater. 80’s
vibes, lighting, and graphics help boost a perfect ambience for