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3XN Designs “DreamCenter” Entertainment Hub for Shanghai

Danish practice 3XN Architects will begin construction this year on an IMAX theater, retail and creative office complex for the massive DreamCenter entertainment district on Shanghai’s West Bund. Stressing the importance of the “red carpet” experience, 3XN will incorporate a “Shanghai version of the Spanish steps” which will be used for film premieres, festivals and other cultural events.

Stockholm City Station / 3XN Architects

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Courtesy of 3XN Architects

Marking the entrance to Stockholm’s inner city center, the Stockholm City Station. Designed by 3XN Architects, integrates the station, a hotel, conference center, and apartments. The main idea behind the design was to create a building that gently adjusts to the area’s existing building in scale and expression, and which reinterprets a number of local Swedish design traditions. Containing a number of public and private functions, the building will contribute positively to creating life in the surrounding neighborhood. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Rigshospitalet Hospital Expansion / 3XN Architects + aarhus architects

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Courtesy of 3XN Architects

3XN architects and Aarhus Architects in collaboration with Nickl & Partner Architechten, Grontmij and Kirstine Jensen Studio, has won the prestigious competition for the expansion of Copenhagen’s main hospital, Rigshospitalet, which is expected to be completed in early 2017. The winning proposal for Copenhagen’s most centrally located hospital extension ensures 76,000 m2 of efficient and timesaving logistics, while daylight, green spaces and views of the neighboring park contribute to the wellbeing of patients, staff and visitors. More images and architects’ description after the break.

University Building Winning Proposal / 3XN Architects

3XN Architects shared with us their competition winning proposal for the new university building in Uppsala, Sweden. Their design concept bridges the past and the future by extending the lines from the historical surroundings into an innovative structure. Pointing towards future through its flexible and open spaces, it encourages new ways of working, studying and collaborating. More architects’ description after the break.

Bella Sky Hotel / 3XN Architects

  • Architects: 3XN Architects
  • Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Architects: 3XN Architects
  • Engineering: Rambøll
  • Client: Bella Center A/S
  • Area: 42000.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2011
  • Photographs: Adam Mørk

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