With an area of 48,636m2, the site of the Hebei University Library is located in the center of the new Beicheng Campus. This competition winning proposal by Damian Donze, of the Tongji Architectural Design and Research Institute, is clearly divided. The base of the building is designated for some offices, an archive, a network center, a convention center and an exhibitions center. This way, the West entrance is reserved for the offices and the the network center while the East entrance is reserved for the convention center and the exhibition center. More images and architect's description after the break.
Hebei University Library Winning Proposal / Damian Donze (Tongji Architectural Design and Research Institute)
01:00 - 17 April, 2013
http://www.archdaily.com/360188/hebei-university-library-winning-proposal-damian-donze-tongji-architectural-design-and-research-institute Alison Furuto