Project > Foreign Language Teaching & Research Press

Description

Location Haidian District, Beijing
Floor Area 16,000m2
Design Time 1994
Completion Time 1997

Award

2000 National Best Project Design Awards Bronze Prize
2000 Best Design Award of the Ministry of Construction Second Prize
2004 Architectural Society of China Creative Architecture Awards Best Work
2009 Architectural Society of China Grand Creation Awards

Foreign Language Teaching & Research Press

As the headquarters for publishers who concentrate on the Chinese and western cultural exchanges, the design of the building adopts an image of bookshelf and juxtaposes classic architectural vocabularies both from Chinaand West. Beside the shaping methods, the large scale cutting for the complete cube also provide natural light and ventilation for more office rooms.