Typology: Central plaza Scale: 200,000sqm Contracting authority: Ningbo authorities Main Stakeholders: MADA s.p.a.m. / MA Qingyun Year: 2002-2006
Architect Ma Qingyun applied the Chinese concept of “exteriority—threshold—interiority” to the central square of Ningbo. He has designed a round square conceived for commercial and leisure activities, in the middle of the square grid of the city. The project succeeded in being accepted by the inhabitants.