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Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.

Ningbo Digital in China by Synarchitects

July 19th, 2011 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Synarchitects

Subject of the competition was a publishing house for digital media. The building performs the following functions: It contains editorial departments of different web-based companies, the newspaper Ningbo Ri Bao, a national media platform and auxiliary areas of multi-function.

Bird view

  • Architects: Synarchitects
  • Project: Ningbo Digital
  • Location: Ningbo, China315000
  • Typology: Media House with different usage

Bird view

  • Owner: Ningbo Ri Bao
  • GFA: 60000 sqm
  • Time: 2011 ongoing
  • State: design accepted
  • Software: Autocad, Rhino, Sketchup

Entrance Situation Model

The main structure is given by two towers, connected to each other with bridges covering different functions The curve-shaped surface in the north-east and the south-west consist of a semi-transparent media-facade echoing the latest news. The main idea in this concept was to express the power of the new media one can’t restrain.

Night View

Even if we put our idea in a box it will find its way to express itself and outshine all others. Like a polished stone the hidden gem shines through the rough first impression and if the media facade of the Ningbo Digital building is being cultivated it gives an outclassing answer for the new Media Age.

Inner void


Model Exhibition

Street view

View from motorway

Void Model

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