National Exhibition and Trade Fair Center, Hanoi, Vietnam
Gmp Architekten has won a competition to design the masterplan and architectural concept for the National Exhibition and Trade Fair Center in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The 600,000 square meter center will be situated on a 128 hectare site and surrounded by a green landscape. The design for the trade centerís main building is inspired by Vietnamís national flower Ė the lotus - with the exhibition halls arranged "like petals around the chalice of a flower", write the architects. >>>