Civic centers

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Project • By ArchimorphicCity Halls

Ningbo Yinzhou Civic Center

The Ningbo Civic Center is an important public services building in the Yinzhou District that is to become a new image for local governmental agencies.   FUNCTION:The program includes an administrative service center (including public services), public trading center, public affairs handling center, agency center, conference center, and a centralized archive center that will be occupied by roughly 550 employees and 3000 daily visitors.   DESIGN:The design approach is to create modern, simple, and minimal building forms that express the sense of solemnity within the program. The design consists of two masses that make up the building, the reflective box and the entry mass. Made up of a glass curtain wall and aluminum vertical b... More