Wuhan Genxing Fashion Mall and Luneng Lingxiu Mansion Commercial Development have been awarded 5-star Best Retail Architecture and 5-star Best Leisure Architecture.
PHA celebrates another win for 2 featured projects at Asia Pacific Property Awards 2017.
Wuhan Genxing Fashion Mall and Luneng Lingxiu Mansion Commercial Development have been awarded 5-star Best Retail Architecture and 5-star Best Leisure Architecture. PHA is very proud to be nominated at the same time to compete against the rest of the world for the Best of the world award in the coming December in London.
The development is located in the northern part of Wuhan City, 610m to the Changgang Road Metro station. The whole development includes shopping mall, office, apartments, hotel and residence. The Shopping Mall covers ground floor area of 55,000 sq.m. It aims to become a new destination to the public, integrating tourism, leisure, entertainment, shopping and fashion to create a whole new shopping experience.
“云想衣裳花想容”, is a Chinese poem line, from famous Tang Dynasty poet Li Bai, meaning ”clothes flying up like a piece of cloud”. About a thousand years ago, through the Silk Road, Chinese goods are transported to Europe. Back then, Chinese clothes, especially the silk goods were welcomed by European nobles, and became a new fashion wearing them.
In this Fashion Mall project, we aim to insert the idea of Chinese tradtitional clothes design into this modern building, to recall the great heritage from our ancestors. The whole building massing metaphors the motion of silk blew by wind, flying in the air.
The selected scheme combines traditional Chinese elements with modern fashion design, echos the " Fashion " theme .
The design successfully generates a lot of dynamic outdoor spaces to hold outdoor fashion shows and integrates the use of park to become part of the fashion exhibition space.
The development is located in southern part of Jinan city, which is also known as the southern entrance to the city. It includes Sports Complex and Shopping Street. The project covers ground floor area of 97,382 sq.m. The site is next to the residential area, the Lingxiu Mansion. The Xingrong Mountain provides superior view for the development. The project aims to become a new destination to the public, integrating tourism, entertainment, shopping and sports to create new leisure experience.
The creative design successfully solves the layout challenge of the long and narrow site in a 3 dimensional way. It creates multi-layered entrances into the commercial space in response to the topography. The interior commerical spaces also interwine with outdoor spaces, creating a multidimentional spatial experience.
The Asia Pacific Property Awards are part of the long-established International Property Awards and the winners are recognized as a symbol of excellence throughout the global industry. Founded 22 years ago, these accolades distinguish excellence in the property industry worldwide and promote an international standard. The judging panel of the awards consists of approximately 70 world renowned professionals.