Project > West Wing of Beijing Hotel

Description

Location Dongcheng District, Beijing
Floor Area 35,800m2
Design Time 1953
Completion Time 1954

Award

1992 Architectural Society of China Creative Architecture Award Creative Award
2009 Architectural Society of China Grand Creation Award

West Wing of Beijing Hotel

It is the first-built national grade hotel and the large public building on East-Chang’an Avenueafter the foundation of P. R. China. Close to the, the west wing reconciles the original building of Beijing Hotel and the Forbidden City that follows the height, massing and façade division of the classical western architecture and adopts a series of traditional Chinese architectural elements, such as small pavilion, decorated archway and bracket.