Wanda Plaza 2011, China, Tangshan

Spectacular Media Façade

The Wanda Plaza is a new landmark in the city of Tangshan, Hebei Province China. The media façade covers 4 entrance gates of Wanda Plaza, creating the most amazing effects.

This LED façade screen covers Wanda Plaza shopping mall’s 4 entrances, with over 2,000 square meters. The entrance gates are equipped with AHL model C30, embed on aluminum panels with a pitch of 100mm. All the panels are installed behind the glasses of the gates, using in total 200,000 LED pixels.


Building or project owner : Wanda Group


Facade type and geometry (structure) : The media façade at the entrance gates are installed at the inside of the building behind the glass façade. Aluminium panels are used to hold the LED pixels.

Pixel distance : 100 mm

Luminace : Medium brightness.

Urban situation : The Wanda Plaza, as a new landmark of the city of Tangshan, wants to show with this media entrances that it - also at night - has a leading position in the commercial industry.

Description of showreel : The media façades shows the logo of the Wanda Group. its company name and messages from the group. Also some animations are shown, eg. ocean life.

Participatory architecture & urban interaction