GROUNDWORK Architects + Associates Ltd.

GROUNDWORK Architects + Associates Ltd.

Hong Kong, HK | 深圳市 福田


Shenzhen Cultural Expo-Hong Kong Pavilion 2017

The pavilion is a leaning tower; the only notable build typology that best represents the spirit and physicality of Hong Kong. There are 99 layers of poly-carbonate sheets; representing a 99 stories building?

Our approach is a minimalist one; we only wish to capture the essence of Hong Kong. We hated to be very busy.

We have attempted to encapsulate the color of Hong Kong: it is multi-colored, white or transparent; it is also reflecting the surrounding. The colors of Hong Kong has always been ambiguous.

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Status: Built
Location: Shenzhen, China
Firm Role: Architect
Additional Credits: CLIENT
Hong Kong Special Administration Region Shenzhen and Hong Kong Affair Liaison Office

Kent Wong

Groundwork Architects and Associates Ltd. (Hong Kong)
Manfred Yuen
CY Lau
Tak Lee
Krystal Lung


Wayne H. Chan
Bao Jing