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Dongfeng City project by Amphibianarc

Architecture | January 13, 2015 |

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Dongfeng City project by Amphibianarc

Located in the upmost residential district of Northwest Zhengzhou, the Dongfeng City project constitutes a radical interpretation of shopping mall, setting a precedent in the region for contemporary urban development. This 350,000 sqm building covers nine levels of retail and family entertainments, an elevated fountain plaza, an indoor canal, numerous theme restaurants, one hotel tower, highlighted by an iconic LED canopy stretching across the top of the entire complex.

AmphibianarcImage courtesy of Amphibianarc

Amphibianarc design draws inspiration from Classical ChineseTreasure Bowl/Cornucopia“, a special container symbolizing auspiciousness and happiness. It has set out to create a vibrant yet intimateurban container“, a public setting that embraces all kinds of social activities, generates immersive experience; a celebration of cultural and geographic openness and diversity. The overall result is an interconnected community grounded in tradition but poised for the future.

AmphibianarcImage courtesy of Amphibianarc

Once built, Dongfeng City will become the new urban landmark, a powerful catalyst that giving the district a new lease on life.

more. www.amphibianarc.com

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