In China – Mark Hemel

Episode in 5 part series about Dutch architects building in China.
Few people know the Canton Tower in Guangzhou was designed by a Dutch architect.

Information Based Architecture is a small Dutch architecture office that built one of the biggest towers in the world, the 600m Canton Tower in Guangzhou. How was the building influenced by the Chinese client? Mark Hemel explains in the tower how the design was so complicated that it could not be changed, and how important the story was for winning the competition.