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Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Friday 14 Dec 2007
 

Hadid goes back to Hong Kong

 
Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong
Zaha Hadid 
 
Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong Innovation Tower for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hong Kong
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Zaha Hadid's Innovation Tower in Hong Kong 

The fluid character of the Innovation Tower is generated through an intrinsic composition of its landscape, floor plates and louvers, that dissolves the classic typology of the tower and the podium into an iconic seamless piece. These fluid internal and external courtyards create new public spaces of an intimate scale which complement the large open exhibition forums and outdoor recreational facilities to promote a diversity of civic spaces. The proposed vision of the new Innovation Tower presents a unique opportunity to re-examine and address a creative, multidisciplinary environment. Our concept in its first instance, collects the variety of programmes of the school. Having undergone a strict process of examination of the multiple relationships amongst their unique identities they have been arranged in accordance to their ‘collateral flexibilities’. Priority lies in the drawing in of the campus staff, students and public into a welcoming new space that acts as both the building’s entrance and organiser for the existing complex.

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Status Design
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Zaha Hadid Architects
www.zaha-hadid.com

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