by kieron marchese

construction on oma‘s pyramid-shaped ‘xinhu hangzhou prism’ has begun in china. a pinnacle reaching into the sky, the prism pays homage to an ancient saying that there is ‘paradise above, and hangzhou below’. the prism is complemented by an adjacent 35,000 m2 residential tower, reflecting the geometry of a prism in its façade…

Reblogged from designboom

Image courtesy of OMA