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Guangzhou Opera House – Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China

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Image credits: 1, 2, 3
Building: Guangzhou Opera House
Client: Guangzhou Municipal Government
Location: Guagnzhou Opera House, Tianhe, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects
Facade Engineer: KGE Engineering
Structural Engineer: SHTK 
Acoustical Engineer: Marshall Day Acoustics
Construction: Guangzhou Construction Engineering Supervision
Completed 2010

AE Interests: architectural language of fluidity and seamlessness, intricate secondary steel structure, 1800-seat auditorium, latest acoustic technology.

Video of the Guardian describing Zaha Hadid’s design process on Guangzhou Opera House.


Edited May2015 by YW.

Written by Yee Sang Wong

May 11, 2015 at 1:59 am

Posted in Built

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