// arthitectural / China

Doyle Collection Co. Ltd.
Saboten Beijing The 1st


Deformation of our tradition and good localization are essential in order to make Japanese culture easier to be accepted by foreign countries. This is a Japanese cutlet restaurant chain called ”Saboten”, the first flagship restaurant in China. Here, viewing the future visions of restaurant chain, we made designs that will become useful manuals when expanding to China […]


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Rocco Design Architects Ltd
Guangdong Museum


The Guangdong Museum is one of four major cultural landmark buildings for the new financial hub in Zhujiang Xincheng (Pearl River New Town) of Guangzhou. Rocco Design Architects Ltd. was announced winner of an international invited competition in May 2004 and was subsequently appointed as design architect of the project. The five-storey museum has a […]


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AS Design Service Limited
Chengdu IFC Cinema


The direction The designers hope to sublimate the new brand image, integration of cosmopolitan lifestyle requirements that the Chinese gradually enjoy, with the booming growth and the top-tier status of IFC, taking this project as an opportunity to attract the spotlight on high quality movie appreciation. It will present an attractive brand new upscale cinema […]


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One Plus Partnership Limited
One Plus Partnership Ltd. Office


The designers have styled the office in what they consider the “hottest design trend for the future” – ‘up-cycling’ waste material and‘re-cycling’ old furniture after giving them a facelift. The sustainable theme of their design house in Quarry Bay extends from cement walls and flooring to leftover fabrics and recycled designer pieces. Plastic blue wrapping […]


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One Plus Partnership Limited
Tianjin Insun Lotte Cinema


Located at the tranquil and roomy Cultural District, the contemporary Tianjin Grand Theatre has filled the whole perimeter with the ambience that is provoked by the theatre’s important contents and openness. The overwhelming modernism has been entirely occupied the cinema’s surrounding, in a form that all the lines are connected at this one single point, […]


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AZPML
Madrid Pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010


The Madrid Pavilion at the 2010 Expo in Shanghai applies strategies originally developed for Carabanchel Social Housing (Bamboo House) in Madrid to this project in Shanghai. In addition to translating, adapting and improving the original design, this project aims to rebuild the original building mimetically. Where the Carabanchel Social Housing project was regulated by a […]


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One Plus Partnership Limited
Chongqing Flower & City Sales Office


There are always conflicts between different thoughts and attitudes. Urban development is usually seemed as threat against conservation of natural greenery. But what if we could source out the similarities of two substances and merge them into a new compound? We are trying to find the answer from a kaleidoscope and views of flowers through […]


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DAtrans Architecture Office
Highstreet Loft Wedding Theme Park


Highstreet Loft Wedding Theme Park, transferred from the former Chemical Fiber Plant, is located next to the Forest Park in the northeast of city. To emphasize the main theme and the urban historic context, we finally determine the western wedding theme as the priority design origin and the Chinese wedding theme as the secondary one: […]


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Kokaistudios
Cantonese Fine Dining Restaurant Y2C2


After having cooperated together in landmark F&B projects, VOL and Kokaistudios re-joined to work on a challenging new project of conceiving an innovative Cantonese Fine Dining restaurant in Shanghai, a new product where the contemporary and trendy environment that is the signature of the VOL Group meets the pure essence of the traditional Cantonese cuisine. The challenge of […]


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Jiakun architects
Clock museum of cultural revolution


This project directly deals with relation between commerce and culture, inserting a museum into the core land abandoned by commerce. By contrasting the chaos of exterior business and tranquility of interior museum space, the attraction and appeal of commercial reality and historical remains have been enhanced by such a vivid contrast and a traditional “Temple-Downtown […]


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TheeAe LTD.
CUBE


Design Concept As per design requirements of the Phase 3D design ideas competition which are to create an innovative iconic architecture, generate ingenious and sustainable low carbon design, and design the building which unifies the Park’s development in harmony with other buildings in the Park, a big challenge is to reveal the gateway of Hong […]


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The XSS
Brockman Mining Limited


Situated within the iconic International Finance Center in Central, Hong Kong, the owner’s one key requirement for the design was to ensure that respect was paid to the reputation and location of the space. The designer believed that considering the relationship between the office interior and the office surroundings was fundamental to achieving the balance […]


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Harmony World Consulting & Design
HWCD’s Xian Xia Rd. Office’s furniture


These two elements (front desk and discussion table) showed up as direct result of the new programs that HWCD is starting to use on a daily basis in the design process. Just a few years ago it could be impossible to conceive something like this. The new front desk and meeting table represents HWCD’s commitment towards the involvement […]


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gianluca milesi architecture
Needle Towers


This is a project for a vertical-horizontal architectural and urban system designed for a location on a suburban area close to Shanghai, in China. We wanted to sign the territory with a strong structure in terms of importance and organization and to sign it with a sharp landmark. This systems is a real urban macrostructure because its […]


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Kokaistudios
Suhe Creek Urban Renovation Showroom


At beginning of 2011, Kokaistudios was invited by one of the leading developers in China, OCT Land Shanghai, to lead a thorough restoration and renovation project of a historically significant warehouse on the North side of Suzhou Creek in Shanghai. The warehouse; the early 20th Century Ewo Packing Factory warehouse building; is the first building to open in […]


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People’s Architecture Office (PAO)
River Heights Pavilion


The River Heights Pavilion is situated on the outskirts of Taiyuan along the edge of its famous Fen River. As the capital of Shanxi province, Taiyuan is an example of a second tier Chinese city developing at break neck speed. The River Heights Pavilion is built on a typical blank slate site, yet counters the […]


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Harmony World Consulting & Design
Bamboo Courtyard Teahouse


Located in the ShiQiao garden in Yangzhou, a city to the northwest of Shanghai, there is a floating Bamboo Courtyard Teahouse designed by Chinese architect Sun Wei, partner of HWCD. As an international design practice with offices in Shanghai, London and Barcelona HWCD has developed a broad variety of projects, specialising in boutique hotels, residential and mix-use developments. […]


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Jiakun architects
Shanghai Qingpu neo-district urban planning center


It is based on topographical features, Its minimalistic and extreme linear form are highly consistent with the surrounding large-scale square, lake, TV tower, avenue and playground, and form an enclosed boundary of Xiayang Lake.   From outer zone going inwardly, following a sequence of landscape design of water-body which is close to main road, to […]


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UNStudio
SOHO Hailun Plaza


The SOHO Hailun plaza is located at the intersection of two metro lines, providing excellent connections to public transport and therefore a desirable location for office and retail. The general massing of the project consists of a 33 storey high tower and a series of smaller mixed-use pavilions. Placed as objects in the flow of […]


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Studio Marco Piva
G+Museo


In Taizhou, east coast of China, in the Zhejiang province, 350 kilometers south of Shanghai, Marco Piva has been commissioned to study the concept of a new empire dedicated to luxury, the first of a series that will open soon on the whole Chinese territory. A multi-brand showroom in which  internationally recognized brands are arranged […]


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