Essential Architecture- Beijing Olympics Architecture

Olympic Green Convention Centre

architect

RMJM

location

Beijing / Peking, China

date

2008

style

Deconstructivist

construction

concrete

type

sports venue
 
The Olympic Green Convention Centre is a new convention centre located in the Olympic Green in Beijing. It was designed by RMJM and is currently under construction for the 2008 Summer Olympics. It will cover an area of 270,000 square metres. It is one of the principal buildings of the Olympic Green.

The convention centre will serve as the competition spot for Fencing , the Shooting and Fencing disciplines of the Modern Pentathlon, as well as the International Broadcast Centre and the Main Press Centre.

As the top class convention and exhibition centre, it will heighten the level of Beijing's facilities of holding conventions and exhibitions after the Games.

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