Visitor center for the Garden Expo

Visitor center for the Garden Expo

Architect
VS-A | Façade Engineering

OMA
Location
Wuhan, China
Project Year
2013
Category
Visitor Center

Visitor center for the Garden Expo

VS-A | Façade Engineering as Architects

Creative life center for the China International Garden Expo in Wuhan, China. The building complex is composed of Garden Hall, Expo Visitor Centre, Conference Centre, Multi-function Hall and Performance Hall. Wuhan has high humidity throughout the year. Condensation which is climatic character of Wuhan is used as a factor to generate various facade effects with patterns or opacities for the main garden hall of double skin glass facade. The four other buildings of different façade materials are floating on the garden hall. 1st prize project.

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