Two of OPEN’s works, the Garden School (Beijing No. 4 High School Fangshan Campus) and the recently completed Vertical Campus (Tsinghua Ocean Center) have been selected for the Italian exhibition “Metropoli Novissima.” Held in Naples, this major group showcase names OPEN as one of “the greatest protagonists of urbanism and international architecture”, and the Garden School and Vertical Campus as part of a handful of internationally relevant architectural works highlighting the sustainable redevelopment of urban suburbs. Promoted by the Foundation Annali dell’Architettura e delle Città, the exhibition will run from October 10th to November 15th 2018 inside the Complesso Monumentale di San Domenico Maggiore.
Tsinghua Ocean Center, a laboratory and office building for the newly established deep ocean research base of Tsinghua University’s Graduate School, is located at the eastern end of the campus in Shenzhen Xili
Situated in the center of a new town just outside Beijing’s southwest fifth ring road, this new public school on 4.5 hectares of land is designed as the branch campus for the renowned Beijing No.4 High School.