2021

The Cloudscape of Haikou
by MAD Architects

The Cloudscape of Haikou by MAD Architects. Photo is by CreatAR Images.

The Cloudscape of Haikou is located in Century Park along the Haikou Bay coastline.

Home to both an intimate library and a waystation for park visitors, the sinuous, biomorphic 11,000-square-foot vessel expansively embraces the surrounding sea, sky, and land, blurring the boundaries between them. Inviting visitors on a journey that transcends time and space, like reading itself, The Cloudscape embodies MAD’s “anti-material” approach, which priorities spatial feeling over structural expression.


This project has been longlisted in the cultural building category of Dezeen Awards 2021.

Architect: MAD Architects
Project: The Cloudscape of Haikou

Sponsors

  • Dezeen Awards 2021 sponsor Longboard
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