Gallery: GMP Architekten Unveils Plans for Naturally Daylit Changzhou C...

Changzhou, China will soon have a massive new cultural center complete with an arts museum, a science and technology museum, and a library. The complex will be designed by Hamburg-based GMP Architekten, who have made natural daylight a vital design strategy. Skylights, atria, transparent facades, and bright white surfaces will encourage light to reach the inner depths of the large facility. Generous landscaping (which includes a waterway right through the center of the Changzhou Culture Center) will make this a desirable meeting place and a prominent landmark for the city.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home