Nanjing Financial City Center Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China
The Nanjing Financial City Center includes
connections with spaces including Olympic
a high density of world-class financial,
Stadium, the Yangtze River and the old city.
1,380 feet / 420 meters tall
hospitality, residential and retail functions in
Above the podium, the distinct arrangement
five high-rise buildings on Hexi New District’s
of high-rises, including a landmark 84-story
premier development site.
tower, creates a new focal point for the Hexi
Design competition: 2015
New Town skyline. Inspired by many layers of the urban fabric, the proposed design unites historic, cultural,
Finding inspiration in Nanjing’s beloved plum
traditional, modern and natural influences
blossom, the site organization carries the
to create a vibrant new hub. The bold vision
energy of the central greenbelt into an elegant
for the development suggests a prosperous
form that reflects the dynamic qualities of
future for the city.
Nanjing Financial City Center. In addition to providing a rich network of open spaces, the
◄ view from green corridor
Positioning the towers above the circular
site has adjacencies to Jiangshan Road to the
plaza emphasizes the overall district’s
south, a central business district development
planning principles. Each of the five towers
and greenbelt to the north, Nanjing Exhibition
is oriented toward various cultural sites in
Center to the west and high-end residential
Nanjing, establishing a wide range of visual
development to the east.
2016 design annual
7 million sq. ft. / 650,700 sq. m.
HOK’s 2016 Design Annual highlights projects ranging in scale from community gardens to supertall buildings.