Project Vanke Headquarters, Mixed Use Building
Location Shenzhen | China
With Steven Holl Architects
Year 2006 - 2008
Role Project Architect
The horizontal skyscraper contains a mixed use program of Vanke heaquarter offices, apartments and a hotel. It is floating above a tropical landscape creating shadow and a maximized public space. This landscape is inhabited by restaurants, cafes and a conference centre.
The Vanke Headquarter wing of the floating horizontal skyscraper is aimed at LEED Platinum.