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Jean Nouvel bisects city block with “street of 1,000 red jars” in Shanghai

June 12, 2021 Alyn Griffiths 0
The building has red internal facades

Ateliers Jean Nouvel has created a shortcut through Shanghai’s Huangpu district, inserting a covered shopping street into a mixed-use building and livening office facades with rows of potted plants. The thoroughfare references traditional Chinese shopping streets and is animated by pedestrian bridges. The studio, headed by Pritzker Architecture Prize-winning architect Jean Nouvel, designed the Henderson

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Jean Nouvel designs sinuous Shenzhen Opera House for China

March 25, 2021 Lizzie Crook 0
A visual of a sinuous opera house by Jean Nouvel

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Jean Nouvel’s studio has unveiled its proposal for a giant opera house on the waterfront in Shenzhen, China, which will be covered by a curving roofscape. The Shenzhen Opera House is designed by Ateliers Jean Nouvel as a 220,000-square-metre cultural landmark for the Shekou Peninsula, a site overlooking Shenzhen Bay. Once complete, it will

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