CLIENT : Sky Ocean
LOCATION : Qian'an, China
TYPE : Mixed-use
SIZE : 4,434,731sq.ft / 412,000 m2
A brand new mixed-use development in the center of Qian’an city. Located at a major intersection, twin towers create a gateway to the city, and the development is contained within a meandering greenway that provides the pedestrian circulation route. A variety of retail, entertainment venues and cultural activities are offered on either side.
Qian’an is a city built on the steel industry with numerous mills still driving the economy of this region of China. Using inspiration and references from steel processing, the building forms and shapes are fluid, with extensive use of kinetic facades adding to the overall dynamism.