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page updated 20 Apr 2017

Tianjin Architecture News

Architecture Designs – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

20 Apr 2017
Four Seasons Hotel in Tianjin
Design: WATG, Architects
Four Seasons Hotel Tianjin
image courtesy of architects

Four Seasons Hotel in Tianjin

7 Oct 2016
Riverside 66 Tianjin
Design: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Riverside 66 Tianjin
image courtesy of architects

Riverside 66 Tianjin Building

24 Jun 2016
Tianjin Binhai Library
Tianjin Binhai Library

9 Mar 2016
Exhibition Center Of IDC Tianjin
Exhibition Center Of IDC Tianjin

19 Apr 2013
National Maritime Museum Tianjin Building
National Maritime Museum Tianjin Building

Tianjin National Convention and Exhibition Centre
National Convention and Exhibition Centre Tianjin Building
image from architects
Tianjin National Convention and Exhibition Centre – 19 Mar 2013
With their design for this major new building, the architects won the 1st prize of an international design competition, beating FUKSAS, HHP, NBBJ/BIAD and others. In addition to Shanghai and Guangzhou, Tianjin is now the third city where an exhibition centre of international importance will be built. With a total square area of 1.2 million square metres and dedicated exhibition floor space of 400,000 square metres, one of the world’s largest exhibition centres will be created in the east of China over the next few years.

Hoop Cup 2012 International Student Competition in Architectural Design, Tianjin
Hoop Cup 2012 International Student Competition in Architectural Design
Competition Theme : Architecture in Transformation
Architectural Type : Cultural Complex
Architecture in Transformation should make responses to current situations and times. What concerns us is the relationship between architecture and city, and the relationship between architecture and natural environment.

Tianjin Building – Latest Designs

Tower of Ring, Tianjin
Design: EASTERN design office + Kawaguchi & Engineers
Tower of Ring Building
photograph : Koichi Torimura

Tower of Ring – 11 Dec 2012
People forget which one they look up to: the tower or the sky. It has an eye-opening shape, its beginning and ending is invisible. It is designed like a flow of stream, yet the form is very simple.
No observatory to climb up.

Samaranch Memorial Museum Tianjin
Architect: HAO – Holm Architecture Office
Samaranch Memorial Museum Tianjin
image from architects

Samaranch Memorial Museum Tianjin – 13 Aug 2012
The HAO / Holm Architecture Office + Archiland Beijing design for the Samaranch Memorial Museum in Tianjin, China is under construction. After adjusting the design of the competition scheme, the Samaranch Memorial Museum construction is well under way. The museum is expected to be completed by the end of 2013.

Vanke Triple V Gallery
Architect: Ministry of Design
Tianjin Gallery Building
image from architects

Vanke Triple V Gallery Tianjin – 20 Jul 2012
Designed as a permanent show gallery and tourist information center for China’s largest developer Vanke, MOD’s dramatic design for the TRIPLE V GALLERY has become an icon along the Dong Jiang Bay coastline. “Despite its obvious sculptural qualities, the building’s DNA evolved rationally from a careful analysis of key contextual & programmatic perimeters”.

Tianjin WIT Riverside Park
KDG group, INC
Tianjin Riverside Park
image from architects

Tianjin WIT Riverside Park – 27 Mar 2012
TEDA WIT is located in the northern suburb of Tianjin, China, with close proximity to New Hangu Center. WIT is designed to serve a population of high-tech workers and their families. The Riverside Park is part of an urban open space system master planned by SOM, which includes “WIT Experience” including a 15 ha Town Center Project and the 47 ha “WIT” Riverside Park.

Tianjin Binhai library facade
KDG group, INC
Tianjin library
image from architects

Tianjin Binhai Library – 6 Dec 2011
Proposal for redefine the appearance of the Tianjin Binhai library, existing four-story building situated on the bank of a river. The building is the center for this new development area, and the landmark for the waterfront walk.

Tianjin West Railway Station
2011
von Gerkan, Marg and Partners Architects (gmp)
Tianjin West Railway Station
photo © Christian Gahl

Tianjin West Railway Station – 24 Oct 2011

Pan Long Gu Valley Conference and Exhibition Centre, Ji County
2011
Atelier 11
Pan Long Gu Valley Centre
image from architect

Tianjin Building

Vantone Center
2011-
AS+GG
Vantone Center Tianjin
image : AS+GG

Vantone Center

Tianjin R&F Guangdong Tower
2010-
Goettsch Partners
R&F Guangdong Tower
image from architect

Tianjin R&F Guangdong Tower

Tianjin Xiqing District County Elementary School
2010
Vector Architects
Tianjin Xiqing School
image from architect

Tianjin Xiqing District County Elementary School
The architecture competition program called for a design of an elementary school of 48 classes.

Tianjin Architecture

Major Buildings / Projects, alphabetical:

Fenghua Bridge
2007
Marc Mimram Architects

Meijiang International Convention Center

TVS-Design
Meijiang International Convention Center
picture © Paul Dingman 2010

Sinosteel International Plaza
-2012
MAD, Architects
Sinosteel International Plaza
image from architect

Sinosteel International Plaza

TEDA Towers Tianjin, east Tianjin, China

Architects: Atkins
3 towers: offices, residential, hotel

Tianjin Binhai New Area Masterplan
2007
Perkins Eastman, architects

140 ha port area 343 acre site

Tianjin has north China’s leading port. The population of the area surrounding this port complex, the Tianjin Economic Development Area (TEDA), is expected to increase by at least 200,000 people over the coming decade.

Tianjin Bridge Culture Museum
2009
Beijing Sunlay Architectural Design
Tianjin Bridge Culture Museum
photo from architect

Tianjin Bridge Culture Museum

Tianjin Railway Station

de Architekten Cie. Asia
Design competition winner

Tianjin Urban Delta
de Architekten Cie. Asia
Tianjin Urban Delta
Tianjin image from de Architekten Cie.

Tianjin building

Youlian International Commercial Tower
2007-
Integra Architecture Inc.

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Tianjin building – TEDA Towers architects: Atkins

Tianjin-Green CBD
Tianjin Green
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Tianjin building – Masterplan architects: Perkins Eastman




Chinese Buildings – Selection:

Bird’s Nest – Chinese National Stadium Building
Arup, Herzog & De Meuron, China Architecture Design & Research Group
Birds Nest China
photo © Arup_Ben McMillan

Birds Nest Beijing

Beijing Olympics – The Water Cube
PTW with Arup
Water Cube China
photo © Arup_Ben McMillan

Water Cube Beijing

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