CCTV Headquarters

Beijing
Foto © Iwan Baan
Foto © Iwan Baan
Foto © Iwan Baan
Foto © Iwan Baan
Architekturfotografen
Iwan Baan Photography
Standort
Beijing
Jahr
2012

Designed by OMA as a reinvention of the skyscraper as a loop, construction on the building began in 2004. At approximately 473,000m2, CCTV – accommodating TV studios, offices, broadcasting and production facilities – is OMA’s largest ever project and its first major building in China. CCTV defies the skyscraper’s typical quest for ultimate height. Rising from a common platform, two towers lean towards each other and eventually merge in a perpendicular, 75- metre cantilever. The design combines the entire process of TV-making – formerly scattered in various locations across the city – into a loop of interconnected activities.

Dazugehörige Projekte

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  • Progressiver Reinraumausbau
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  • Büro Allmendstrasse
    BFB Architekten AG

Magazin

Andere Projekte von Iwan Baan Photography

African Modernism – Architecture of Independence
Africa
Teshima Art Museum
Teshima, Japan
Vernacular China
vernacular dwellings
2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial: anonymous histories
Chicago, USA
Urban Aerials
Metropolitan Areas