MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition, Shenzhen Architecture Images

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

New Photos of MOCAPE Building in China – design COOP HIMMELB(L)AU

25 Nov 2016

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building Photos

Design: COOP HIMMELB(L)AU Wolf D. Prix & Partner

Location: Shenzhen, China

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE)

COOP HIMMELB(L)AU Wolf D. Prix & Partner presents new images of the
Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE), Shenzhen, China

Completion of construction of the COOP HIMMELB(L)AU designed project combining two museums under one roof was grandiously celebrated on September 25 in Shenzhen, China.

At the ceremony attended by high officials and a big crowd of interested visitors, Mr. Wolf D. Prix, Design Principal and CEO of COOP HIMMELB(L)AU said that the space of the Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE) is like a “three-dimensional Chinese Garden”.

Latest photographs, taken by Duccio Malagamba, feature Shenzhen’s new cultural meeting point and a venue for architectural exhibitions.

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE) in Shenzhen, China

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

PROJECT DATA

Site Area: 21,688 m²
Gross Floor Area: 80,000 m²
Building Height/Length/Width: 40 m / 160 m / 140 m
Number of Stories: 7
Exhibitions Area: 28,000 m²

Combination of state of the art technological components, a compact building volume, thermal insulation and efficient sun shading makes the MOCAPE not only an architectural landmark but also an ecological and environmentally friendly benchmark project:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

The exterior skin consists of an outer layer of natural stone louvers and the actual climate envelope made from insulated glass:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

The MOCAPE monolith surrounded by a multifunctional, transparent facade:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Entrance of the MOCAPE:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

C-Center – communication and information center in the middle of the “Plaza” (stainless steel cladding):
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

C-Center serves as a central orientation and access element on the “Plaza”:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Main access to the C-Center is via bridges from the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and
Planning Exhibition (PE). Internal circulation is enabled by stairs and elevator:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Platforms of the Planning Exhibitions Museum:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Stairs connecting Planning Exhibition Museum spaces:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Stairs to the C-Center and bridge to the Contemporary Art Exhibitions Museum:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Exhibition Space #7: Contemporary Art (MOCA) Exhibition Space:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Exhibition Space #7: Contemporary Art (MOCA) Exhibition Space:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

General Exhibition Hall #1:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

The MOCAPE monolith is part of the master plan for the Futian Cultural District, the new urban center of Shenzhen:
MOCAPE Shenzhen Building

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition in Shenzhen image / information from COOP HIMMELB(L)AU Wolf D. Prix & Partner ZT GmbH

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition in Shenzhen – some highlights below:

MOCAPE MOCAPE
images © Szeto Wing

“Museum space is like a three-dimensional Chinese Garden” said architect Wolf D. Prix at the opening event.

MOCAPE
image © Szeto Wing

The Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE) is part of the master plan for the Futian Cultural District, the new urban center of Shenzhen. The project combines two independent yet structurally unified institutions: The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the Planning Exhibition (PE) as a cultural meeting point and a venue for architectural exhibitions. The lobby, multifunctional exhibition halls, auditorium, conference rooms and service areas will be used jointly.

MOCAPE

MOCAPE
photos © COOP HIMMELB(L)AU

MOCAPE

MOCAPE
images © COOP HIMMELB(L)AU

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition in Shenzhen image / information from COOP HIMMELB(L)AU

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