This project entitled as Urban Forest is a high rise 385 meter commercial tower whose form is inspired by the mountainous typology of the surroundings. Located in Chongqing, the youngest municipality in China.
At first the project looked like impossible to be build because the structure features a stacked set of floors that cantilever drastically from their central support.
Architects/Designers: MAD Architects
Location: Chongqing, China
Project Year: 2009
Effective Area: 7,700 sqm
Total Area: 216,000 sqm
The architects had in mind to create something unique and the whole design must offer the users a nice panoramic view of the city and connect nature with the city urban planning.
All images are Courtesy of MAD Architects
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