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Lippo Centre – Admiralty, Hong Kong

Posted in Built by Christopher Lawrence on February 28, 2010

Building: Lippo Centre
Location: 89 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
Completion: 1987
Architect: Paul Rudolph
Developer: Alan Bond

AE Interests: This pair of twin office buildings was designed to relieve the severity of skyscraper walls by using clusters of obtruding windows. The structures are said to look like koalas climbing a tree and therefore know as ‘the Koala Tree’ among the locals.

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