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post updated 16 October 2021 ; 11 Jan 2021 ; post updated 13 Feb 2020


Architectural Designs in China

We have 8 pages of Chinese Architectural Designs selections with links to hundreds of individual project pages. We aim to select interesting design-led Chinese building projects.

We cover completed buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and architecture competitions across China. The focus is on contemporary Chinese buildings.

Chinese Architecture : news + key projects

Chinese Architecture Developments : A-C

Chinese Architecture Designs : D-G

Chinese Architectural Designs : H-J (this page)

Chinese Building Designs : K-P

Chinese Architectural Developments : Q-R

Chinese Building Developments : S

Chinese Buildings : T-Z

Contemporary Chinese Architectural Designs

Architectural Designs in China, alphabetical:

Hallelujah Concert Hall, Zhangjiajie, Hunan
Design: Turenscape
Hallelujah Concert Hall China
image from architects
Hallelujah Concert Hall
A building represents human beings’ taking a place in the nature, an interpretation and visualization of the genius loci. Hallelujah Concert Hall is designed in such a way as to strategically take a pose in the landscape so that the mountain, water, forest, and fields are gathered, wind, sun and human desires are gathered; the concepts of environmental protection, functionality, green building and contemporary aesthetics are integrated, therefore, the form is evolved in its own way.

Hangzhou Boutique Romanticism 2 Store
Design: Keiichiro Sako, Takeshi Ishizaka / SKSK
Hangzhou Shop Chinese Architectural Designs
photo : Koji Fujii / Nac·sa & Partners Inc.
Hangzhou Shop
Clothes are what being cut and made of two-dimensional fabric and wrap up three-dimensional body. It started with the idea of adjusting temperature and later grew up into the second skin. Spaces also wrap up body, adjusting temperature. However being different from clothes, space cannot move.

Hangzhou New District, central east China
Design: UNStudio
Hangzhou Master plan Chinese Architectural Designs
image : UNStudio
Hangzhou New District
As with many cities in China, Hangzhou is undergoing rapid urban change. Whilst the city centre has been beautifully developed around the West Lake area, opportunities for industry and commerce have shifted the city’s expansion towards the riverfront area in the South and towards the East, where the Hangzhou New District is located.

Hangzhou South Railway Station
Design: von Gerkan, Marg and Partners Architects
Hangzhou South Railway Station Building
image © gmp Architects
Hangzhou South Railway Station
Passengers enter the station through foyers to the east and west. The 200 meter long and 18 meter high waiting hall – with its free-spanning construction without columns and plentiful daylight – offers passengers easy orientation.

Hanjie Wanda Square, Wuhan, central China
Design: UNStudio
Hanjie Wanda Square Wuhan City China
image : UNStudio
Hanjie Wanda Square, Hubei province
Hanjie Wanda Square is a new luxury shopping plaza located in the Wuhan Central Culture Centre, one of the most important areas of Wuhan City. The multifunctional organisation of the master plan – which includes cultural and tourist facilities as well as commercial, office and residential components – acts as an attractor to the area for visitors, inhabitants and commuters alike.

Haxi New District Office Building, Harbin
Design: ZNA Architects
Haxi New District Office Building Harbin
image from architects practice
Haxi Office Building
The project consists of 15000 square meter gross area. The program including the land department, planning department, and the new district office.

Hong Kong Mansion South Area
Design: logon Ltd
Hong Kong Mansion Shandong Province
image from architecture studio
Hong Kong Mansion South Area
The Jining Hong Kong Mansion CBD was designed as a multi-use building complex, the whole area was divided into three main parts, including office building, 5-star hotel, commercial area and residential area. Located in the north-east part, the high-end residential park including two residential high-rise, one club house and shops.

Hongqiao Soho, Shanghai
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
Hongqiao Soho Chinese Architectural Designs
render from architects office
Hongqiao Soho Shanghai
Linkong SOHO is an iconic presence, standing out from the retail context of its neighbouring plots and possesses high visibility within the larger context of the Economic Park. The building’s dynamic, curvilinear form continues through its internal spatial experiences, dramatic courtyards and flowing public spaces.

Huarong Hengqin Tower, Zhuhai
Design: Atkins
Huarong Hengqin Tower Zhuhai
picture from architects studio
Huarong Hengqin Tower in Zhuhai
Atkins has been appointed to design the Huarong Hengqin Tower in Zhuhai, China. Atkins’ architecture and urban design studio was selected by the developer Huarong Real Estate through a design competition, to provide an eye-catching and modern design which specifically responds to the site and the environment.

Hua’An County City Masterplan
Design: BDP
Toulou Roundhouse Building
photograph from architects firm
Hua’An County City Masterplan
BDP has been awarded the prestigious Hua’An County City Masterplan covering an area of 15 square kilometres. Hua’An County is a World Heritage Site and National Forest area of outstanding natural beauty in Southern Fujian Province.

Infinity Loop Bridge, southern China
Design: 10 Design + Buro Happold
Infinity Loop Bridge Chinese Architectural Designs
picture from architects
Zhuhai Shizimen Bridge
10 DESIGN and Buro Happold have won the international design competition for the key signature gateway bridge for the new Shizimen Business District in Zhuhai, China. The feature bridge is the gateway entry to south China’s new planned commercial hub and also marks the connection of the Shizimen Canal to the Pearl River Delta.

Jin Mao Tower, Pudong, Shanghai
Design: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Shanghai tower Chinese Architectural Designs
photo : Andrew McRae
Shanghai tower : tallest building in China

Jinan Cultural Center, eastern China
Design: RTA-Office
Jinan High-tech science and technology culture center
image from architect
Jinan Cultural Center

Jining Stadium
logon Ltd
Jining Stadium Chinese Architectural Designs
image from architect
Jining Stadium

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Architecture Developments in China – No Images

Major Architectural Projects in China, D-J, alphabetical:

House for Ma Qingyun’s father, Lantina, nr Xian
MADA – Ma Qingyun

Huizhou Hotel, central Guangdong province, southeast China
BURO Architects

Hyatt Regency Chengdu, Chicony Plaza, Chengdu, southwest China
Goettsch Partners

JingYa Ocean Entertainment Center, Beijing

Atelier Raimund Abraham

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Location: China, Asia

China Architecture Developments – by city

Beijing building

Chengdu buildings

Guangzhou buildings

Nanjing buildings

Shanghai buildings

Shenyang buildings

Shenzhen buildings

Tianjin buildings

Chinese Architects

Chinese Architect : Studio Listings

Hong Kong Architecture : HK Buildings

Buildings / photos for the Chinese Architectural Design page welcome

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