A pleasant and efficient urban walking space
Houhai Infinite Walk
Location: Shenzhen, China
Client: Construction Works Bureau of Shenzhen Nanshan District and China Resources (Shenzhen) Co.,Ltd.
Program: 2.26 km2
Houhai is the essence of Shenzhen. The most iconic high-rises, the favorite theaters, the most dynamic stadium, the most popular park, the most fashionable malls, and the most expensive properties… are here.
Walking along the big platform of the Coastal City, pedestrians no longer has to worry about crossing the road. However, every time people walk to the end of the platform think: how nice if we can walk all the way to the beach.
Houhai Infinite Walk is such an imaginary, to create a pleasant walking space in the extension of Shenzhen Bay East Street. At Houhai Station, people can truly feel the convenience and efficiency, dignity and pride that modern Shenzhen provides to citizens. On Infinity Ring, people can enjoy endless fun and excitement with friends and families. At Talent’s Vibe Park, you can relax yourself, look for the best inspiration, and celebrate the most gentle time by the watershore.
2018 competition design complete
MLA+: Ruojing Wu, Ruixi Chen, Ivana Damjanovic, Ruizhi Cao, Ildar Biganyanov, Li Tan, Martin Probst, Hanyang Yu
Partner office: Shenzhen Research Institute of Urban Planning & Design