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Guangzhou Building Developments

18 July 2019
Green campus for China Southern Power Grid
Design: gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners
Green campus for China Southern Power Grid in Guangzhou
photo © Christian Gahl

Green campus for China Southern Power Grid
Embedded in a landscape of wooded hills, the head office of the second largest Chinese power network operator has been created in the southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou.

21 Sep 2018
Huabang International Centre, Pazhou
Architects: 10 DESIGN
Huabang International Centre, Pazhou, Guangzhou building
image courtesy of architects

Huabang International Centre Pazhou Building
10 DESIGN has created a new iconic destination for Huabang Holdings right in the heart of the Pazhou district, an important new CBD which will be developed to lead the City of Guangzhou into an international innovation and technology centre.

22 May 2018
Home without Boundary, YueXiu District
Architects: INSPIRATION GROUP
Home without Boundary in Guangzhou
photograph : Zaohui Huang

YueXiu District House
People often say that life is like a voyage. Then, home must be that only island floating on it. It is the place where you treasure the collectibles discovered, and keep all the joys and tears you have experienced during the voyage. You may also bring back a person who is willing to spend the rest of the life with you.

2 Feb 2018
TFD Restaurant
Architects: Leaping Creative
TFD Restaurant in Guangzhou
photograph : Zaohui Huang

TFD Restaurant in Guangzhou
Guangzhou based renowned lifestyle store brand TFD (The Fashion Door) is adding a restaurant to its business, Leaping Creative believes that the space should indicate the brand’s fashion sense and at the same time provide its customers with an unordinary dining experience.

21 Dec 2017
GZ Conrad Hotel in Guangzhou City
Design: Cheng Chung Design, AFSO and AB Concept
GZ Conrad Hotel
photography : CCD/ Cheng Chung Design (HK)

GZ Conrad Hotel in Guangzhou City
Being designed jointly by AB Concept, AFSO and CCD(Cheng Chung Design (HK)), GZ Conrad is doomed to be exceptional since the very beginning.

25 Jul 2017
Haifeng Da’an Temple, Lotus Mountain, Haifeng town, Shanwei City, Guangzhou Province
Design: Shaanxi Lvyun Ancient Landscape Architecture Engineering Co., Ltd
Haifeng Da'an Temple, Guangzhou
image Courtesy architecture office

Haifeng Da’an Temple
“Culture is alive, it belongs to human, civilization is a combination of culture, Chinese traditional architecture is the crystal of ancient science and art, it is the showcase of development of culture and materializes of development.

10 Apr 2017
Parc Central
Design: Benoy with Ronald Lu and Partners
Parc Central
image Courtesy architecture office

Parc Central in Guangzhou
Parc Central was celebrated as one of Benoy’s biggest openings in 2016. Set in the heart of Guangzhou’s new Central Business District, the development established a new typology for the Pearl River Delta city; a green ‘Stadium for Retail’ which uniquely blends a low-rise shopping scheme within a multi-level parkland.

16 Mar 2017
Meteor Cinema in Guangzhou Shi
Architects: One Plus Partnership Limited
Meteor Cinema
photograph : One Plus Partnership Limited & Jonathan Leijonhufvud

Meteor Cinema in Guangzhou Shi
This is 2-storey cinema building located in a shopping mall. A meteor is an astronomical observation where a bright trail of light appears in the night sky when a meteoroid enters the Earth’s atmosphere. This beautiful scene only appears in the sky for a very brief moment, and then vanishes without leaving any trace behind.

21 Feb 2017
In and Between Boxes, Huakang Street, Tianhe District
Architect: Atelier Peter Fong / LUKSTUDIO
In and Between Boxes
photograph : Dirk Weiblene

In and Between Boxes in Guangzhou
Located in a residential neighborhood next to the Tianhe district in central Guangzhou, Atelier Peter Fong by Lukstudio revives an empty corner lot into both an office and a cafe.

13 Feb 2017
Nansha Kingboard Free Trade Zone in Guangzhou
Architect: Aedas
Nansha Kingboard Free Trade Zone
image Courtesy architecture office

Nansha Kingboard Free Trade Zone in Guangzhou
Nansha Kingboard Free Trade Zone Mixed-use Project, designed by Aedas, is located in Guangzhou, the starting point of the ancient Maritime Silk Road. The site is an elongated, irregular-shaped plot with fantastic views of the Jiaomen River and Phoenix Lake.

28 Dec 2016
China Unicom IT Industrial Operation Center
Design: gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners
China Unicom IT Industrial Operation Center
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China Unicom IT Industrial Operation Center
The architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp) won the international competition for the new construction of an IT industrial operation center with adjacent high-rise office block in Guangzhou for China Unicom back in June 2015. The Client is one of the leading Chinese telecommunications companies and the German architects have been commissioned to carry out the design.

15 Dec 2016
Exploration Is Changing The World – Transparent Shell
Design: PONE Architecture
Transparent Shell
photograph : He Yuan-Sheng

Transparent Shell in Guangzhou
Transparent Shell, The PONE ARCHITECTURE Experience Pavilion (Guangzhou Design Week) attempted to rediscover the alternating potential of organized construction. Urged by the question on how to integrate architecture to further interact and blend cities, environments, human beings and space, it created the construction unit “Transparent Shell”.

16 Nov 2016
Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza by Zaha Hadid Architects
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Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza by Zaha Hadid Architects
Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza in Baiyun New Town, has broken ground. Its site was acquired by LKK Health Products Group (LKKHPG), a member of Lee Kum Kee Group, through its Guangdong Infinitus Property Development Company, in May 2016 for RMB 2.01 billion (approx. US$ 294 million).

15 Nov 2016
Fashion of Simplicity-Blue Space Office
Architects: Bloom Design
Fashion of Simplicity Blue Space Office
photograph : He Yuan-Sheng

Fashion of Simplicity-Blue Space Office
Hiding in the trade area in the central part of Tianhe District of Guangzhou, Blue Space is a leading fashion brand planning agency. Freedom, openness and returning to simplicity are the spirits that Blue Space advocates.

15 Sep 2016
Guangzhou City Museum Building
Design: gmp
Guangzhou Museum Building
image Courtesy architecture office

Guangzhou City Museum Building
The architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp) were awarded 1st prize for their competition entry for the new construction of the Guangzhou City Museum.

12 Aug 2016
R&F Yingkai Square Mixed-Use Tower With Park Hyatt Hotel in Guangzhou
Design: Goettsch Partners
R&F Yingkai Square Mixed-Use Tower
image Courtesy architecture office

R&F Yingkai Square Mixed-Use Tower Guangzhou
Developed by R&F Properties Co. and located in the new city center of Zujiang, the 296-meter tower totals 66 stories and 174,500 square meters and is currently the 7th tallest completed building in Guangzhou, according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.

10 Aug 2016
Small Town Party – Race Steak House, Guangzhou Grandview Mall
Design: C.DD
Guangzhou Architecture News
photograph : Ouyang Yun

Small Town Party Steak House in Guangzhou
The designer partitioned the space skillfully with the concept of small house with various sizes of “courtyards” snuggling around the small house while the terrace extending and penetrating through them.

7 Mar 2016
Clubhouse and Gallery in GaoYao
Design: Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
Clubhouse and Gallery GaoYao
image Courtesy architecture office

Clubhouse and Gallery in GaoYao
A new building located in the centre of a lake, in the mountainous district of GaoYao, 100 kilometres West of Guangzhou. It will act as a pavilion for a new development of exclusive villas at the base of the nearby mountain. The design focuses on space, light, view and programme. The sculptural project was designed in collaboration with a Feng Shu Master to respect angles of approach and its location on the site.

15 Aug 2014
Window of Guangzhou
Design: Atkins
Window of Guangzhou China 1
image Courtesy architecture office

Window of Guangzhou, Guangdong
An unusual Atkins-designed office development will become the new icon of Guangzhou, capital city of Guangdong Province in China and third largest in mainland China by gross domestic product.

17 Sep 2013
Pearl River Tower
Design: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM)
Pearl River Tower building China
photo SOM © Si-ye Zhang

Pearl River Tower: Guangzhou Skyscraper
A 71-story building whose unique structural form is one of the most energy-efficient skyscrapers in the world, Emporis Skyscraper Award 2012 shortlisted

17 Apr 2013
Guangzhou Science Town Development
Design: SPARK, architects
Guangzhou Science Town China
photo : Guangzhou Vanke

Guangzhou Science Town
Located at the heart of East Guangzhou’s Science Town district this architectural project comprises a retail street and a SOHO residential development. This urban village – a car-free shopping, eating and residential district – is composed of 2-storey shop lots that face the highway, a central alley and public square.

13 Oct 2012
Guangzhou IFC
Architect: Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Guangzhou International Finance Centre Building
photo © Jonathan Leijonhufvud

Guangzhou International Finance Centre
The slender crystalline form of the Guangzhou International Finance Center is both elegant and clean. Each of the three façades of the curved triangular plan are also gently curved in section, set out asymmetrically with the widest point at a third of the height, tapering to its narrowest point at the top. The building’s aerodynamic form reduces the impact of wind at height, thereby reducing the necessary size and weight of the structure.

16 Apr 2012
China Southern Airport City
Architect: Woods Bagot
China Southern Airport City, Guangzhou
picture from architects

China Southern Airport City
Global studio Woods Bagot has won the international competition to design China Southern Airport City, a 400 hectare mixed-use development set on the Liuxi River, in Guangzhou, China.

Guangzhou Building – news archive up to 2012

28 Feb 2011
Guangzhou Opera House
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
Guangzhou Opera House by Zaha Hadid Architect
photo : Virgile Simon Bertrand

Guangzhou Opera House
Like pebbles in a stream smoothed by erosion, the Guangzhou Opera House sits in perfect harmony with its riverside location. The Opera House is at the heart of Guangzhou’s cultural development. Its unique twin-boulder design enhances the city by opening it to the Pearl River, unifying the adjacent cultural buildings with the towers of international finance in Guangzhou’s Zhujiang new town.

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Architecture in Guangzhou

Contemporary Guangzhou Architectural Projects, chronological:

Guangzhou Opera House Building

Pazhou District Masterplan
Goettsch Partners
Pazhou District Guangzhou
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Pazhou District Masterplan

X-treme Sports Centre
Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou Velodrome
image : Information Based Architecture

Guangzhou Velodrome

Guangzhou TV Station
Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou TV Station
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Guangzhou TV Station

Guangzhou TV tower
Information Based Architecture
Canton Tower
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Guangzhou TV tower

Grand Hyatt Guangzhou
Goettsch Partners
Guangzhou Hyatt
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Grand Hyatt Guangzhou

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9 Jun 2017
Guangzhou East Railway Station Public Square and Passenger Facilities, Shenzhen, southeastern China
Design: Architectural design and Research Institute of SCUT
Guangzhou East Railway Station
photo : Liky Lam

Guangzhou East Railway Station in Shenzhen
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