The Murray Hotel, re-imagined and designed by Foster + Partners. A former government headquarters tower, the 27-storey Murray Building, originally designed by architect Ron Phillips almost 50 years ago, has been re-born as The Murray.
The Sea World Culture and Arts Center (SWCAC) building design by legendary architect Fumihiko Maki: Design Society is a new world-class cultural design hub developed by China Merchants Shekou and the V&A.
JJA / Bespoke Architecture designed Nha Trang Vietnamese Canteen. It is a contemporary-yet-casual take on traditional Vietnamese street-food fare, served simply and honestly for a new generation of diners.
MVRDV & The Why Factory stage a series of interventions for Seventh Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture (Shenzhen) (UABB) jointly curated by curator and critic, Hou Hanrou and founding partners of URBANUS, Liu Xiaodu and Meng Ya. The Biennale’s theme of Cities, Grow in Difference takes place across multiple sites in Nantou Old Town.
Hong Kong’s futuristic new Kennedy Town Swimming Pool, designed by Farrells, has won a 2017 American Architecture Prize in the Recreational Architecture category.
A new gateway for thousands of international cruise liner passengers, the extension to the Ocean Terminal in Harbour City, Hong Kong has opened to the public. The Ocean Terminal Extension was designed by Foster + Partners.
Innovative cultural initiative by 145-year-old China Merchants Group, first building designed by architect Fumihiko Maki in China: first Chinese gallery curated by an international museum partner as part of a collaboration with the V&A, London.
Hong Kong Architecture Tours
Hong Kong is a key city globally for trade, but its architecture is also well known, especially the skyscrapers. The tallest tower is 2 IFC Hong Kong at 415m high.
Major buildings include the HSBC Bank building and Chep Lap Kok Airport both by Foster + Partners, and the Bank of China tower by I.M.Pei. All these contemporary buildings can be seen on our Hong Kong Architecture Tours.
UABB to be held in Shenzhen, China, on 15 Dec: the only exhibition in the world to explore issues of urbanization and architectural development within China and around the world, creating a unique experience for its audience.
Hong Kong building news – Kwong Von Glinow Design Office has been awarded 1st Prize for their project Towers within a Tower for the 2017 Hong Kong Pixel Homes Competition. Property developments, HK architecture news: architects, skyscrapers + Kowloon buildings – Hong Kong architecture developments
Design: JJA / Bespoke Architecture
The materials for the Morty’s Delicatessen project are used to great effect for the long and linear “train-car” type “dining cabin” that the restaurant’s patron seating area is inspired by.
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Hong Kong’s skyline is one of the most recognisable in the world. With over 1,000 skyscrapers (the most in any city in the world) and a unique mix of Chinese and British influence, Hong Kong’s exceptional architecture is sure to impress every visitor.
Design: JJA / Bespoke Architecture
Elephant Grounds Coffee Mid-Levels is the second landmark project for the Hong Kong-based cafe in two years. Designed in collaboration with Elephant Grounds founder, Kevin Poon, this new flagship location for the brand divides the double height space as a sequence of “lifestyle-oriented” moments.