The International Competitions of Bao’an Public Culture and Art Center and Bao’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction have been completed. Since the application announcement of these two competitions were released, there have been 70 design firms home and abroad applied for the International Competition of Bao’an Public Culture and Art Center and 43 design firms home and abroad applied for the International Competition of Bao’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction. By Oct. 31, 2016, 46 design firms submitted their design schemes for Bao’an Public Culture and Art Center and 17 design firms submitted for Ban’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction.

The Organizer invited 11 experts from USA, Italy, Japan, Hongkong, Taiwan, Tianjin, Xi’an, Shenzhen and etc. to constitute the scheme evaluation committee. (Name list attached) Through meticulous review, the optimal schemes and the excellent schemes of these two competitions were voted out by disclosed ballot (2 schemes for each prize, name list attached).

The Organizer set up the selection committee according to relevant rules, and the implemented scheme for each competition was selected out through meticulous evaluation. (Rendering attached).

The publicity period of those winning schemes is from Nov.22 to Nov. 25, 2016 (Beijing Time) and supervision is welcome from the public. (Contact: Mr. He Qingmiao, Tel: +86 18617010717)

Hereby we would like to express our sincere appreciation to all design firms and relevant person who have always paid attention on these two competitions, as well as to all these participating design firms and designers!

    Bao’an Administration, Urban Planning, Land and Resources Commission of Shenzhen Municipality

Bao’an Bureau of Culture, Sports and Tourism

Nov. 21, 2016

Appendix 1: Name List of the Scheme Evaluation Committee (In no particular order)

NO.

Nationality

Evaluation Expert

Title

1

CN

Mr. Liu Jingliang

State Architectural Master, Honorary President of Tianjin Architecture Design Institute

2

CN

Mr. Liu Kecheng

Professor of the School of Architecture, Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology

3

CN

Mr. Zhou Tianyou

Well-known Historian, Former Curator of Shanxi History Museum

4

CN

Mr. Huang Weiwen

Director of Shenzhen Public Arts Center

5

CN

Mr. Meng Yan

Founding Partner, Design Principal of URBANUS Architecture & Design Inc.

6

CN,HK

Mr. Rocco Yim

Executive Director of ROCCO Design Architects Limited

7

CN,HK

Mr. Gu Daqing

Professor of the School of Architecture, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

8

CN,TW

Ms. Zhang Ching-Hwa

Founder, Principal Architect of Bio-architecture Formosana

9

USA

Mr. Roberto Bannura

Director of STEVEN HOLL ARCHITECTS, BEIJING

10

 ITA

Mr. Antonio Inglese

Founder of Metrostudio Italy

11

JPN

Mr. Hiroshi Miyakawa

Executive, Design Fellow, Principal in Charge of

 Nikken Sekkei


Appendix 2: Name List of the Optimal Schemes and Excellent Schemes (In no particular order)

Optimal Schemes of Bao’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction

No. B02 (Design firm: X-Urban Architects),

No. B15 (Design firm: CCDI).

Excellent Schemes of Bao’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction

No. B04 (Design firm: AZL Architects),

NO. B08 (Design firm: the Architectural Design & Research Institute of SCUT).


Appendix 3: Renderings of the Winning Schemes

Bao’an 1990 Upgrading and Reconstruction (No. B02) (Design firm: X-Urban Architects)

The People’s Government of Bao’an District, Shenzhen

Client:
The People’s Government of Bao’an District, Shenzhen