Architecture

Zaha Hadid: Guangzhou Opera House

Zaha Hadid's Guangzhou Opera House is about to be completed in accordance with the scheduled opening date of early 2011. The 70,000 square meter complex is located in the heart of the city's cultural development sites, establishing a close relationship with the Pearl River South. With two volumes wrapped in a skin of triangulated concrete, glass and steel, the project aims to improve urban functions and open access to the river. The result of the project served as an iconic urban gateway is to confirm Guangzhou as one of the cultural epicenters of Asia.

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