Zhangjiakou Library

Firm
  • area / size 238,959 sqft
  • Completed 2021
  • Location Hebei, China,
  • TANZOSPACE created an immaculate space to enhance creativity and learning opportunities at Zhangjiakou Library in Hebel, China.

    Zhangjiakou is built close to mountains and rivers, surrounded on three sides by mountains, in the north, west and east. The Zhangjiakou Library, Archives, Museum, and Planning Museum are integrated into one in the central canyon area. Those three architecture massing in different sizes are harmonious in diversity, and open to the south. The building facade is covered by recyclable perforated panels. The entire building complex a regional miniature landscape in the way of the contemporary artistic treatment.

    The library on the east side is the largest, with a total construction area of 22,000 square meters. The total book collection is about 1.1 million volumes, with 2,100 reading seats. The open-shelf book storage in the library is integrated with the reading area in order to provide the functions of “collection, search, borrowing and reading”.

    Design: TANZOSPACE
    Chief Designer: WANG Daquan
    Photography: SHI Yunfeng