Harbin Opera House by MAD

Souda / Along the wetlands of the Songhua River sits the newly completed Harbin Opera House by Beijing studio MAD. The building’s undulating form wraps two concert halls and a public plaza with a strikingly smooth exterior of aluminum panels and glass.

Making the most of an amazing view, sorry no info on where it is

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Harbin Opera House by MAD Architects | Yellowtrace

Harbin Opera House by MAD Architects

This staircase shape is like a curling ribbon. How is this warm, wood staircase even possible? Harbin Opera House by MAD Architects

AHHH this is amazing and is huge but doesn't look heavy or imposing, somehow it makes me think of a bugs life and i just love it. Its airy nature and strong lines are lovely


Until the opening of its extraordinarily sinuous opera house, Harbin, in China& remote and cold north-east provinces, has been mostly known for its annual blow-out ice-sculpture festival. However, the Beijing-based MAD Architects have pushed China& e.