The first building of the Suining Jinhua 1958 Cultural District for Greenland Group is under construction, targeting to be completed by September 2019.
The building will be used as a gallery to promote the whole cultural district, is located inside a large existing textile factory.
The entrance canopy, designed as an extension of the slanted modular roof structure of the factory, will be a lightweight steel structure floating in the air.
In front of the glazing will be a series of vertical cables, taking the idea of the threads of weaving fabric.
The density of the cables will vary, create a sun shading screen with transitional effect for the façade.