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HENN Architekten


HENN Wins Competition to Design Kingdee Tower in China

06:00 - 21 January, 2016
HENN Wins Competition to Design Kingdee Tower in China, © HENN

HENN has won first place in the competition to design Kingdee Tower, the headquarters for software company Kingdee in Shenzhen, China. The 44-story glazed tower will be the central building for the new headquarters, rising from an irregular pentagon plan situated between two existing nine-story blocks.

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Zalando Headquarters / HENN

15:00 - 21 November, 2015
Zalando Headquarters / HENN , Courtesy of HENN
Courtesy of HENN

HENN has won the competition to design the new Zalando Headquarters in Berlin. The project will consist of two seven-story buildings, where up to 2,700 employees will occupy 42,000 square meters of office space.

With the new Headquarters, all of the Zalando offices will be brought together, rather than dispersed throughout the city.

Guangzhou Announces Shortlists for Two Museum Projects

00:00 - 7 August, 2014
Guangzhou Announces Shortlists for Two Museum Projects, © Flickr CC User jo.sau
© Flickr CC User jo.sau

The Guangzhou Bureau of Science and IT has announced the shortlists for two major projects in Guangzhou. The two museum projects - the Guangzhou Museum and the Guangzhou Science Museum, each worth over $160 million - will be the latest in a host of high profile projects in China's third-largest city, a list which includes Zaha Hadid's Guangzhou Opera House, the 600m tall Canton Tower, IFC Guangzhou by Wilkinson Eyre Architects and the Guangzhou Circle, among others.

The Guangzhou Museum will be located to the West of Lingnan Square near the Canton Tower, while the Guangzhou Science museum will be located to the East. Practices making the two lists include Bjark Ingels Group, Miralles Tagliabue EMBT, TFP Farrells, MAD Architects and Steven Holl Architects. Read on after the break for the complete shortlists.

HENN Wins Competition to Build Cenke Tower in Taiyuan

01:00 - 22 October, 2013
 HENN Wins Competition to Build Cenke Tower in Taiyuan, © Visualisation HENN
© Visualisation HENN

Berlin-based Henn Architekten has been chosen as the winner of the architectural competition to design the 280-meter Cenke Tower in Taiyuan. Located on a north-south axis, the mixed-use tower will include office, hotel, and retail space.

Porsche Pavilion at the Autostadt in Wolfsburg / HENN Architekten

00:00 - 22 August, 2012
Porsche Pavilion at the Autostadt in Wolfsburg / HENN Architekten, © HG Esch
© HG Esch

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Wolfsburg, DE
  • Design

    Martin Henn, Klaus Ransmayr Paul Langley
  • Principal

    Prof. Dr. Gunter Henn
  • Quantity Surveying

    Paul Lawrence Lars Becker, Wolfgang Malisius
  • Construction Management

    Wolfgang Wrba, Siegfried Kruse, Hendrik Noack, Karl Rosebrock
  • Planning

    Georg Pichler, Hans Funk Florian Goscheff, Katrin Lind, Birgit Schönbrodt, Yves Six, Wolfram Schneider, Sebastian Schuttwolf, Maximilian Thumfart
  • Structural Engineers

    Schlaich Bergermann und Partner Prof. Dr. Mike Schlaich, Achim Bleicher, Thomas Schoknecht, Sebastian Linden
  • Area

    1400.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Central Business District Wenzhou / HENN ARCHITEKTEN+HENN Studio B

17:00 - 19 November, 2010
Courtesy of HENN Studio B
Courtesy of HENN Studio B

HENN ARCHITEKTEN‘s design and research studio, HENN Studio B, has been awarded first prize in the international competition to design the new central Business District in Wenzhou, China. They have kindly chosen to share with us their winning proposal, providing additional images and a succinct description after the break.