Steven Holl Architects has won the competition for the headquarters of genome machine intelligence company iCarbonX in Shenzhen. The form of the two towers is inspired by a study of genes and DNA. The first tower, 'Body A' is residential, while the second, 'Body B' is the working program, with offices, labs, and public reception spaces. 


Program: offices, apartments, laboratories, clinic, gymnasium, dining, and large urban public plaza

Location Shenzhen, China
Architect Steven Holl Architects
Client iCarbonX
Type Mixed Use Offices + Workplace
Status In Progress

L'Observatoire Intl Team
Principal Hervé Descottes
Project Leader Carlos Garcia
Project Team Ellisrael Daing Esteban Varas Fang-Yun Lee Oren Manor Sai Lyu
Photo Credits Courtesy of Steven Holl Architects, L'Observatoire International