Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition in Shenzhen

The Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE) by Coop Himmelb(l)au, part of the master plan for Shenzhen’s new urban center, the Futian Cultural District, establishes itself as a new attraction in Shenzhen’s fast growing urban fabric.

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© Duccio Malagamba

The project is conceived as the synergetic combination of two institutions, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the Planning Exhibition (PE), whose various programmatic elements, although each articulated according to their functional and performative requirements, are merged in a monolithic body enveloped by a multifunctional façade.

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© Duccio Malagamba

 

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