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The LOOP – Chongqing, China

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Building: The LOOP
Location: Chongqing, China
Architect: LWK + PARTNERS
Landscape Design Consultant: SWA + Dao Yuan Landscape Consultants, SWA +
Curtain Wall Design Consultant: Shanghai Anvan Design Consulting Co. Ltd.
Completed: 2017

AE Interests: circular volumes that intend to integrate into the contours of the site, embraces the shapes of nature, crescent-shaped glass-bottomed bridge, full steel frame structure, onion-ring-like cladding system, quality stone slabs, large windows, stone facade
Articles: [ a1, a2, a3 ]

Written by Jorge Luis Garza

October 31, 2019 at 12:42 pm

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Novartis Campus Building – Shanghai, China

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Building: Novartis Campus Building
Location: Shanghai, Pudong, China
Architect: Zhang Ke, ZAO/standardarchitecture
Project Manager: Margret Domko
Design Team: Zhang Ke, Leonardo Colucci, Margret Domko, Johan Kinnucan, Alessandro Colli, Joao Dias Pereira
Structure/MEP: AECOM
Local Design Institute: Tongji University Architecture Design Institute
Façade Supervisor: Terry Bell
Façade Consultant: RFR
Interior Consultant: Sevel Peach
Interior Design Schematic &DD: standardarchitecture
Interior Construction Documentation: EXH
Landscape Designer: Teresa Moller
Lighting Design: LDC
Design: 2010 – 2016
Construction: 2012-2016
Occupation: 2016

AE Interests: organic grid system, outdoor courtyards, Lightness is upheld as an overall value, semi outdoor passage from the public open space, private gardens, contemporary local masonry and a geometric-inspired, abstract simplicity, contrast of colors
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Written by Jorge Luis Garza

October 31, 2019 at 12:42 pm

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Victims of Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall – Nanjing, China

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Building: Victims of Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall
Location: Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Architects: He Jingtang, Ni Yang, Architectural Design & Research Institute of South China University of Technology
Completed: 2015

AE Interests: Modest and Downy Form, Green Park Integrated into Urban Life, Open and Accessible Design, public day- night park, dark red rust plate, single cast of fair-bare concrete, green roof,
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Written by Jorge Luis Garza

October 31, 2019 at 12:42 pm

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Ningbo Historic Museum – Ningbo, China

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Building: Ningbo Historic Museum
Location: Ningbo, Zhejiang, China
Architect: Wang Shu, Amateur Architecture Studio
Structural: Shentu Tuanbing, Chen Yongbing
Construction Supervisor: Hu Jun
Completed: 2008

AE Interests: Museum, Solid Construction, Flat Roof, Facade General, Masonry, Reinforced Concrete, Concrete Moulded With Bamboo Canes, Natural Stone, Wapan, Recycled Materials 

Articles: [ a1, a2, a3]

Written by Jorge Luis Garza

October 31, 2019 at 12:42 pm

Posted in Built