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post updated 16 October 2021 ; 10 Oct 2020


Architecture Designs in China

We have 8 pages of Chinese Architecture Designs selections with links to hundreds of individual project pages. We aim to select interesting high quality Chinese building projects.

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

Chinese Architecture : news + key projects

Chinese Architecture Developments : A-C

Chinese Architecture Designs : D-G (this page)

Chinese Architectural Designs : H-J

Chinese Building Designs : K-P

Chinese Architectural Developments : Q-R

Chinese Building Developments : S

Chinese Buildings : T-Z

New Chinese Architecture Designs

Chinese Architecture Designs, alphabetical:

Dalian Football Stadium
Design: UNStudio
Dalian Football Stadium Chinese Architecture Designs
image from architect studio
Dalian Football Stadium
UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel’s design selected for new football stadium in China Unstudio has won the limited competition for a 40,000 spectator football stadium for the most successful club in the Chinese Super League: Dalian Shide FC. The stadium will be built in the club’s hometown of the city of Dalian, on the southern tip of Liaodong peninsula in Northeast China.

Dalian International Conference Center
Design: Coop Himmelb(l)au
Dalian International Conference Center
Dalian International Conference Center
This building is located in Dalian, an important seaport, industrial, trade and tourism center, located on the Liaodong Peninsula.

Dalian Library – Architecture Competition
Architects: 10 Design
Dalian Library Building Chinese Architecture Designs
picture from architects office
Dalian Library Building
The library is intended to be a transformative environment that pulls visitors into a unique landscape. The building weaves into the ground creating a series of courtyards and topographic undulations- rooting itself, and then sweeping up into the air forming a bold urban landmark.

Datong Art Museum, northern China
Design: Foster + Partners
Datong Building Chinese Architecture Designs
image : Foster + Partners
Datong Art Museum
The 32,000-square-metre venue is one of four major new buildings within Datong New City’s cultural plaza. Its centrepiece is the Grand Gallery, a heroically scaled, top-lit exhibition space measuring 37 metres high and spanning almost 80 metres, in which artists will be commissioned to create large-scale works of art.

Datong Sports Park
Design: Populous
Datong Sports Park Stadium
image from architect
Datong Sports Stadium
The win for Populous, which has its Asian base in Queensland, comes as its first sports park in Nanjing celebrates five years of successful operation. Populous won an IOC/IAKS Gold Award for the design of Nanjing, built for the 2005 China National Games, and the catalyst for a major city centre development.

Datong Twin Towers, Shanxi Province
Design: Plasma Studio, architects
Datong Twin Towers Chinese Architecture Designs
image from architect firm
Datong Towers
Plasma Studio won First Prize in an invited competition for one of two twin tower mixed-use complexes in Datong, Shanxi Province, China. The project comprises 70.000 m2 of floor area split between a hotel in one tower and offices in the other.

Deep Ground, Longgang, nr Shenzhen
Design: Groundlab Collective
Chinese Architecture Competition
picture from architecture studio
Chinese Architecture Competition
The project deals with the regeneration of 11.8 Km2 of the urban fabric in the centre of Longgang, north east of Shenzhen in the Pearl River Delta, with estimated population of 350,000 and 9,000,000 m2 of new development.

Digital Beijing
Design: Studio Pei-Zhu
Digital Beijing
image from Studio Pei-Zhu
Digital Beijing
As the landmark building of the Digital Olympics, the Digital Beijing Building will be located at the northern end of the central axis, neighbouring the core area of the Olympics Centre, the National Stadium and National Swimming Centre.

Dongba North District, Beijing
Design: ZNA Architects
Dongba North District Chinese Architecture Designs
image from architects
Dongba North District

First People’s Hospital, Foshan
Design: HMC Architects
Chinese Hospital Building
image : HMC Architects + Shunde Architectural D I
First People’s Hospital Buildings

Flowing Gardens, Xi’an
Plasma Studio / Groundlab
Flowing Gardens Chinese Architecture Designs
image : Plasma Studio
Flowing Gardens Xi’an

Galaxy Soho Beijing
Zaha Hadid Architects
Galaxy Soho Beijing
image from architects
Galaxy Soho Beijing

German Villas “The World”, Tianjin
logon Ltd
German Villas The World Chinese Architecture Designs
picture from architect
German villas

GINGKO BACCHUS Restaurant, Chengdu
Architect: Graft
Gingko Restaurant Chengdu
image from architect
Gingko Restaurant, Sichuan Province

Grand Hyatt Hotel Dalian
Goettsch Partners
Grand Hyatt Dalian Chinese Architecture Designs
picture from architect
Grand Hyatt Dalian

GreenPix – Zero Energy Media Wall
Simone Giostra & Partners Architects; Arup
GreenPix China
image © Simone Giostra-ARUP-Ruogu
Xicui Entertainment Complex Beijing

Guangdong Museum, Guangzhou
Rocco Design Architects
Guangdong Museum Building
photograph : Almond Chu
Guangdong Museum

Guangzhou Gymnasium Building
Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou Gymnasium Chinese Architecture Designs
image : Information Based Architecture
X-treme Sports Centre

Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou
Zaha Hadid Architects
Guangzhou Opera House
photo : Virgile Simon Bertrand
Guangzhou Opera House

Guangzhou Park Hyatt, Zhujiang
Goettsch Partners
Chinese Hotel
picture from architect
Chinese hotel building

Guangzhou TV Station
Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou TV Station Chinese Architecture Designs
picture : Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou TV Station

Guangzhou TV Tower
Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou TV Tower
photo : Information Based Architecture
Guangzhou TV Tower

More Chinese Architecture Designs online soon

Architectural Developments China – No Images

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

Emporio Armani, Shanghai
Massimiliano Fuksas Architects

Erdos Museum Building, Kang Ba Shi City, Inner Mongolia, China

F2-2, Pearl River New City – retail + office buildings, Guangzhou, southeast China
Architect: KlingStubbins
Chinese Architecture for Poly Real Estate Group : 141,000sqm development

Fenghua Bridge, Tianjin
Marc Mimram Architects

German School, Beijing, China

Gerkan, Marg & Partners

Guangdong Museum & Opera House Buildings, Guangzhou

Eric Owen Moss

Guangdong Museum Competition, Guangzhou
Peter Eisenman Architects

Guangdong Science Center, Guangzhou – Architecture Competition
Paul Andreu Architects

Guangzhou Gymnasium

Paul Andreu Architects

Guangzhou twin towers

China’s tallest twin towers – buildings over 1,300 ft high

Guangzhou TV / Tourist Tower

Leon Wohlhage Wernik architects, Berlin

More Chinese Architectural Designs online soon

Location: China, Asia

Chinese Architecture Developments – by city

Beijing building

Chengdu buildings

Guangzhou buildings

Nanjing buildings

Shanghai buildings

Shenyang buildings

Shenzhen buildings

Tianjin buildings

Chinese Architects

Chinese tower : Shenzhen building

Chinese Architect : Office Listings

Hong Kong Architecture : HK Buildings

Buildings / photos for the Chinese Architecture Design page welcome

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