adrian smith + gordon gill: qintai international tower, wuhan
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nov 06, 2012
adrian smith + gordon gill: qintai international tower, wuhan


‘qintai international tower’ by adrian smith + gordon gill, wuhan, china
image © adrian smith + gordon gill

 

 

 

chicago-based architects adrian smith and gordon gill of AS + GG have recently won a competition to construct the qintai center in wuhan, china. a five-star hotel and office will make up this 248-meter tall structure with views overlooking the many water bodies found in the area. a detached podium containing retail, restaurants and a ballroom will be connected via an elevated pedestrian bridge. lounges at the top of the building will offer spectacular panoramas of the city.


hotel drop off
image © adrian smith + gordon gill


lobby
image © adrian smith + gordon gill


ballroom
image © adrian smith + gordon gill


aerial view
image © adrian smith + gordon gill


elevation
image © adrian smith + gordon gill

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