News by tag: China


Gateway One

Works17. April 2017
Shenzhen, China - 2017
Photo: SKPhoto
SPARK has completed the design of Gateway One, a 71,600-square-meter mixed-use development and transportation hub for China Merchants.

Bamboo Biennale in Baoxi

Found13. April 2017
By: John Hill
Three Hostels, Anna Heringer (Photo: Julien Lanoo)
Although we missed the inaugural International Bamboo Architecture Biennale last September, when eighteen works of architecture made of bamboo went on display in the village of Baoxi in China's Zhejiang province, we are grateful to photographer Julien Lanoo for documenting some of the stunning projects.
OPEN Architecture

Tsinghua Ocean Center

Works20. March 2017
By: OPEN Architecture
Shenzhen, China - 2016
Photo: Iwan Baan
Tsinghua Ocean Center, a laboratory and office building for the newly established ocean deep-ocean research base of Tsinghua University, is located at the eastern end of the Tsinghua graduate school campus in Shenzhen Xili University Town, and right next to the main campus entrance.
gmp · Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner

Jiaming Maple Park

Works16. March 2017
By: gmp · Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
Beijing, China - 2017
Photo: Christian Gahl
The "Jiaming Maple Park" ensemble in Beijing has been completed to a design by architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp). The practice had been commissioned with the project by the client, Jiaming Investment. The new office ensemble, which has achieved LEED Platinum certification, comprises three compact volumes. The functional layout is based on a sustainable concept with flexibly divisible office zones that can be operated independently. 
AZL Atelier Zhanglei

Internet Conference Centre

Works15. March 2017
By: AZL Atelier Zhanglei
Shitang Village Jiangsu, China - 2016
Photo: Hou Bowen
The building consists of two volumes combined by a roof. Wood is the dominant building material for the facades and in the interior. The overall impression when seen from afar is of a large agricultural barn in the countryside.
Coop Himmelb(l)au

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE)

Works14. March 2017
By: Coop Himmelb(l)au
Shenzhen, China - 2016
Photo: Duccio Malagamba
MOCAPE is part of the master plan for the Futian Cultural District, the new urban center of Shenzhen. The project combines two independent yet structurally unified institutions: The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the Planning Exhibition (PE) as a cultural meeting point and a venue for architectural exhibitions.
Stefano Boeri Architects

Nanjing Vertical Forest

Works 6. February 2017
By: Stefano Boeri Architects
Nanjing Jiangsu, China - 2018
All images courtesy of Stefano Boeri Architects
Nanjing Green Towers, promoted by Nanjing Yang Zi State-owned National Investment Group, will be the first Vertical Forest built in Asia. Located in Nanjing Pukou District (an area destined to lead the modernization of southern Jiangsu and the development of the Yangtze River economic zone), the two towers are characterized by the interchange of green tanks and balconies, following the prototype of Milan’s Vertical Forest.
Hugo Kohno Architect Associates + Interdesign Associates

Midwest Commodity Exchange Center

Works 6. February 2017
By: Hugo Kohno Architect Associates + Interdesign Associates
Xi'an Shaanxi, China - 2015
Photo: Hugo Kohno Architect Associates
The Midwest Commodity Exchange Center is a trade center for metal products located at the center of the Xi'an International Trade & Logistics Park. MCEC is composed of seven buildings Hugo Kohno Architect Associates set special design codes for these buildings.
PONE Architecture

Transparent Shell

Works14. December 2016
By: PONE Architecture
Guangzhou, China
Photo: PONE Architecture (All photographs courtesy of v2com)
PONE Architecture's Experience Pavilion at Guangzhou Design Week attempted to rediscover the alternating potential of organized construction. Urged by the question on how to integrate architecture to further interact and blend cities, environments, human beings and space, it created the construction unit, Transparent Shell. Meanwhile, it is also a reflection on creating and recreating.
Li Hao

Shelter · The Mirrored Sight

Works 5. December 2016
By: Li Hao
Longli Guizhou, China - 2016
Photo: Kang Wei
The Shelter · Mirrored Sight is part of the Shelter Series architectural installation practice. It is set by the north bank of Longxi River outside the old town of Longli in Jinping county, Kaili Area, Southeast Guizhou.