The Peak Hong Kong, Architect, The Peak Building, Photo, Terry Farrell & Partners

The Peak Hong Kong Architect, Building, Photos, Design, Date, Project, Picture, Info

The Peak Hong Kong – Information / Photographs

Hong Kong landmark – design by Terry Farrell & Partners, HK

The Peak

Location: Victoria Peak
Date: 1991-95
Design: Terry Farrell, Architects

The Peak Hong Kong The Peak
photos © Andrew McRae

Curious building shaped like a Wok on two legs, designed to look good on the skyline this is an early ‘icon building’. I felt that the place was a bit tacky and that the circulation was tight and confusing – and simply took in the magnificent view.

View from the peak tower ; Looking down the Peak Tram route from the top
Hong Kong View Hong Kong Tram
photos © Adrian Welch

Peak Tower viewing platfrom + shopping, dining & entertainment centre
Contains Peak Lookout Restaurant.

Refurbishment: 2005-06

The Peak Hong Kong design : Terry Farrell

Accessible by using the Peak Tram, a funicular ride through upper Hong Kong, taking you up to around 400m above sea level. Famously architect Zaha Hadid did one of her earliest building designs for The Peak architecture competition.

The Peak Competition – Design by Zaha Hadid Architects:
The Peak Hong Kong design
image from architect

Terry Farrell Architects have had an office in Hong Kong for many years.

They have worked on the following buildings:

The British Consulate and British Council, 1992-96
Kowloon Station, 1992-98
Kowloon Ventilation Building, 1993-96
Pearl Iceland Masterplan, 2000-

Terry Farrell Architects

The Peak Hong Kong Building Photos © adrian welch

The Peak Hong Kong architecture competition – winner: Zaha Hadid


To see all listed projects on a single map please follow this link.
 

Hong Kong Walking Tours

Key Chinese Building by Terry Farrell Architects:

Beijing South Railway Station, China
2008
Beijing South Railway Station
photograph © Arup / Zhou Ruogu Architecture Photography
Beijing Railway Station

Hong Kong Architecture – Selection

Chep Lap Kok Airport, Lantau Island
Foster + Partners
Chep Lap Kok Airport
photo : Dennis Gilbert/VIEW
Hong Kong Airport

Innovation Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University – PolyU
Zaha Hadid Architects
Hong Kong University Building
image from architect

Hong Kong University Building

Hong Kong Architects

Chinese Buildings

Hong Kong Skyscrapers

Comments / photos for The Peak Hong Kong page welcome

The Peak Hong Kong – page

Website: www.thepeak.com.hk