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Dalian International Conference Center

Coop Himmelb(l)au

Asia | Dalian

Changes in the Economy and society leave a deep and permanent mark on cities, countryside, customs and values and on the way inhabited space is conceived.
China is today a major observatory in this regard. The last decade has witnessed a far reaching economic, social, political and cultural revolution that has hustled the country’s tightly controlled Economy into the free-market world. The resultant physical changes have been mostly concentrated in the cities that are today showcases for this ongoing upheaval.
The city of Dalian is in the southern most tip of the peninsula of Liaodong, close to the North Korean border. It is an important seaport, industrial, trading and tourist hub that is being turned inside out. The container port is being relocated away from the densely populated city and a new cruise ship harbour and Central Business District (the CBD) built on...

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