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Songjiang Art Campus – Archi-Union

Chinese architects from Archi-Union have revealed their new project: the Songjiang Art Campus in the new suburb of Shanghai. In charge of designing both a new urban space and a cultural hub close to the local university, Archi-Union focused on creating something respectful of pedestrians, nature and of the surrounding neighborhoods. Finding the right balance between architecture and landscape was the starting point for them. All along the buildings you can find greek parks that bring in the local river. The buildings had to be finished on a tight budget, which led to using bricks throughout the project. A pressure that finally turned into an advantage.

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