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The Yinchuan Exhibition Center in northwestern China fuses traditional Chinese architecture with Islamic motifs.

The five story 25,302 square meter building has several green design elements including a massive atrium in the middle, and automatic shading to help keep the building cool.

This project was created by Sure Architecture and provides northwestern China with a new cultural landmark.

Images via Sure Architecture

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