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SOHO Hailun Plaza / UNStudio

SOHO Hailun Plaza / UNStudio
SOHO Hailun Plaza / UNStudio, Courtesy of UNStudio
Courtesy of UNStudio

This 33-story SOHO Hailun Plaza is currently being constructed in the dense city of Shanghai. Located at the intersection of two metro lines, the plaza will include a 130-meter office tower and five mixed-use podiums. The design, by UNStudio, treats each structure as a set of objects shaped by the flow of commuters. Each facade will be cloaked in a similar, faceted texture that will “change in appearance when approached from different directions.”

Courtesy of UNStudio
Courtesy of UNStudio
  • Architects

  • Location

    Shanghai, Shanghai, China
  • Design Team

    Ben van Berkel, Caroline Bos, Astrid Piber with Hannes Pfau, Markus van Aalderen and Luis Etchegorry, Ger Gijzen and Cynthia Markhoff, Veronica Baraldi, Joerg Lonkwitz, Shuojiong Zhang, Severin Tuerk, Paxton Sheldahl, Tomas Mokry, Nathan Melenbrink, Caroline Smith, Dan Luo, Yue Zhou, Alan Chin Che Hung, Nan Jiang
  • LDI

  • Facade

  • Lighting

    a-g Licht
  • Client

    SOHOChina, Beijing
  • Building Surface

    112,132 m2 (GFA)
  • Building Volume

    500,550 m3
  • Building Site

    28,103 m2
  • Project Year


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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "SOHO Hailun Plaza / UNStudio" 11 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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