Size/ 25,000 m²
Competition/ 2015, 1st prize, international competition
Client/ Wenzhou-Kean University
Structural Engineer/ Schlaich Bergermann Partners
Visuals/ Beauty & The Bit
Set on 500 acres in a rural mountainous region, the university will provide learning and living space for 8.500 students. The new building is located at the heart of the university and designed to embrace interaction and diversity, creating opportunities for new ways of learning in an informal environment and will become the central hub for student activities within the campus. Established in 2006, the Wenzhou-Kean University is cooperatively run by Wenzhou University and Kean University, New Jersey, USA. The university aims to merge Chinese and American teaching methodologies in practice from a global context.