Gallery: New French Embassy in China Has a Golden Silk-Screened Facade

 
The New French Embassy is a shimmering new landmark in Beijing, characterized by the cocoon of golden silk-screened glass that envelops it. Designed by SAREA Alain Safati Architecture and Ginger Sechaud and Bossuyt, the concentric structure is designed to combine French elegance with the principles of feng shui and bioclimatic architecture. It provides a peaceful connection with the elements, while presenting a structure that is equally in step with its French identity.

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