Toyo Ito’s Taichung Metropolitan Opera House in Taiwan nears completion

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        These new photographs reveal the cavernous form of an opera house by Japanese architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/toyo-ito/">Toyo Ito,</a> which is taking shape in the Taiwanese city <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/taichung/">Taichung</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/09/29/toyo-ito-lucas-doolan-taichung-metropolitan-opera-house-taiwan-china/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Renzo Piano completes Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center on a huge artificial hill

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        Italian architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/renzo-piano/">Renzo Piano</a> has finished a major new park, library and theatre complex in <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/athens/">Athens</a>, following one of the largest donations for a cultural building project in history (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/06/28/renzo-piano-stavros-niarchos-foundation-cultural-center-athens-huge-artificial-hill/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

MAD’s sinuous Harbin Opera House photographed in the snow by Iwan Baan

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        These new images by Dutch photographer <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/iwan-baan/">Iwan Baan</a> offer a look at the <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/12/16/mad-sinuous-harbin-opera-house-completes-north-east-china/">MAD-designed Harbin Opera House</a> in China after heavy snowfall (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/04/28/harbin-opera-house-mad-iwan-baan-photography-snow/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

MAD’s sinuous Harbin Opera House completes in north-east China

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        Beijing studio <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/mad/">MAD</a> has completed an opera house in the Chinese city of Harbin, featuring an undulating form that wraps two concert halls and a huge public plaza (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/12/16/mad-sinuous-harbin-opera-house-completes-north-east-china/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>