Contents

Aiming for the China 2008 Olympic Games, many famous international architects have started to inject their design concepts into China, the construction war has reached its peak, of the many projects, CCTV(China Central Television) stands outs prominently. This issue clarifies the whole picture based on the latest data with full cooperation by OMA.

Contents

004 Introduction

010 Interview with Rem Koolhaas

020 Beijing

022 CBD

024 Site

028 Program

030 Buildings


036 CCTV Headquarters
038 Loop
040 Ground Floor

042 Television Making
044 Program Production
046 News
048 Broadcasting
050 Administration
052 Staff Facilities
056 Structure
062 Facade
070 Iconography
074 10,000 People

078 Lobbies
080 Tower 1 Lobby
082 Tower 2 Lobby

084 Visitors Loop
098 Circulation
100 Cores
102 Elevators
104 Structural Analysis
112 Plans and Sections

118 TVCC
120 Envelope
126 Ground Floor
130 Television Cultural Center
132 Theater
144 Hotel
156 Axonometrics and Plans
158 Service Building

160 Landscape

164 Media Park

170 Buildings and City

178 Technical Drawings

194 Collaboration

196 Team

200 Chronology

208 Firm History