Music City Center / tvsdesign

© Brian Gassel

Architects: tvsdesign
Location: 201 5th Avenue South, , TN 37203, USA
Associated Architects: Tuck-Hinton Architects, Moody-Nolan
Client: Nashville Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency
Area: 1200000.0 ft2
Year: 2013
Photographs: Brian Gassel

Galaxay Mall / tvsdesign

Courtesy of

Architects: tvsdesign
Location: Tianjin,
Area: 213,324 sqm
Photographs: Courtesy of tvsdesign

Nanjing Conference and Exhibition Center – South Expansion / tvsdesign

Courtesy of TVS Design

The Hexi District recently selected tvsdesign for the south expansion of the Nanjing International Expo Center (NIEC). The goal of this mission was to promote cooperation and exchange between the two cities, and re-emphasize the importance of friendly business relations between China and the . Their design will compliment the original master plan and design while embracing the cultural history and beauty of Nanjing, calling upon its dramatic landscape of iconic mountains and scenic waterfronts to enhance architectural roof forms and shape towers that emphasize the importance of the Olympic Axis to the Hexi District. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Nanjing Conference Center / tvsdesign

Courtesy of

Architects: tvsdesign
Location: , China
Project Year: 2008
Project Area: 120,000 sqm
Photographs: Courtesy of tvsdesign

Architecture City Guide: Charlotte

With the help from a few of our readers, our Architecture City Guide headed to this week. By American standards is an old city, but it has undergone a huge transformation in the last few decades with the influx of banking headquarters. It is now the second largest banking center in the United State and this is partly reflected in its growing skyline. We, with the help of our readers, have put together a list of 12 buildings worth seeing. There are plenty more that could have made the list so please add your favorites to the comment section below.

The Architecture City Guide: Charlotte list and corresponding map after the break.

Pennsylvania Convention Center / tvsdesign

Courtesy of

This project by tvsdesign is an addition to and rehabilitation of Philadelphia’s historic 1893 Reading Train Shed. As the centerpiece of the Convention Center, the terminal building, Grand Hall, meeting rooms, ballroom and farmer’s market will be joined by a new modern convention center that weaves the style, scale and rhythm of the historic Philadelphia architecture with the new addition.

More on this project after the break.