Posts Tagged ‘china’

Sea World Culture and Art Center exhibition hall by MVRDV, Shenzen – China

December 14th, 2017

MVRDV’s design for the main exhibition hall of the Sea World Culture and Art Center located in Shekou, Shenzhen responds to the biennial theme; ‘Minding the Digital’ and considers the myriad forms of digital creativities that are critical to China’s shift from a historic manufacturing centre to its current reinvention as an innovative hub.

STRATA Serviced Penthouse Apartment by Beige Design Ltd, Hangzhou – China

December 13th, 2017

The design objective was to instil a sense of homely warmth across the interior, from the private and common areas to the elevators. At the entrance the elevator walls feature welcoming warm light oak and leather.

Sir Ovenn Bakery by Shark&Shark, Shanghai – China

December 12th, 2017

Jumping triangles on counter and flooring are cut from black square tiles. Halos from hairline finish brass gives a warm and savoury ambience to the space.

Tianjin Sino-Canadian Ecological Exhibition & Reception Center by CCDI Progressive Atelier, Tianjin – China

December 11th, 2017

Umbrella-like structural wooden columns are designed around the center of the space. Eight inclined columns diverge to the roof and top of the primary and secondary beams to form a rectangular lighting skylight.

V&M Showroom by Shark&Shark, Shanghai – China

December 11th, 2017

Copper sheets are laser cut in a pattern that allows freeform rebuild, and connected into larger piece by rivets. The final sheet simulates a solidified moment of fabric movement, playing as background wall at the entrance, with brass rivets composing brand logo at the center.

The People’s Station by People’s Architecture Office, Yantan / Shandong – China

December 7th, 2017

The building itself is an accumulation of the most exemplary projects created by People’s Architecture Office over the past seven years including the People’s Canopy, the Plugin Prefabricated System, and the Tricycle House. The complex is designed to be a vibrant addition to the larger social fabric of the city of Yantai, actively engaging with its citizens.

Wenzhou MiFang Industry Park by FAX ARCHITECTS, Wenzhou / Zhejiang – China

November 28th, 2017

The new owner hopes to transform the flour mill into a multi-purpose space integrating recreation, entertainment and cultural experience. This also brings a new challenge to the architects. Consider the way to protect the industrial plant to achieve recycling and make it integrate into modern life.

Children Education Center by Taipei Base Design Center, Pudong / Shanghai – China

November 22nd, 2017

To meet children’s need for a complete and reasonable knowledge system and compensate for the existing kindergartens and traditional nursery education, Children Education Center adopts the basic STEAM concept and selects fifteen international elite courses to encourage children’s development and progress in science, technology, engineering, art, and math, making up for Chinese nursery education.

Oppein Showroom by P A L Design Group, Guangzhou – China

November 22nd, 2017

The loveliest surprise of all would perhaps be the amount of greenery planned from head to toe – a cosy environment filled with potted plants overhead, vegetation walls and moss-like carpets.

Bymiga hair salon by Ask group, ChengDu – China

November 22nd, 2017

The project used the metal, stone and the conditions of the building itself to connect the inner space with the outside world. The Huge lighting glass makes it easier for customers to enjoy the visual impact of history and modernity.

Starbucks café by Wei Xu, Yangshuo – China

November 21st, 2017

By utilizing space composition, local materials, post-modern and various elements, the combination between traditional and contemporary details gives a surprise balance to any customer who sets foot inside.

Longxiaobao restaurant in Sun Moon Light Center by Lukstudio, Shanghai – China

November 20th, 2017

The new restaurant in the Sun Moon Light Center reflects its other Shanghai location with an abstract interpretation of a noodle rack: a dynamic grid of steel bars that defines its ethereal presence.

Orbium Aquarium by Penot&Ho, Beijing – China

November 20th, 2017

Orbium is a carefully crafted aquarium that brings tranquility to your interior. Its centrepiece is a sculpture that follows the contours of the magnificent Guilin mountains. Special thermochromic coating makes the sculpture responsive to changes in temperature.

Seed of city bookstore by Kyle Chan & Associates Design, Hangzhou – China

November 15th, 2017

In continuation of its exploration on the relation between design and cities, Karv One applies the natural elements into the design of space and gives it a dynamic sense of life while strengthening the connection between brand design and Hangzhou culture.

Historic site transformed into luxury hotel by BLINK Design Group, Shanghai – China

November 13th, 2017

Created by Jaya Interior Design and completed by BLINK Design Group, who recently acquired the Jaya interiors team, the directive was to create an ultra-luxury property while preserving the architectural heritage and character of the historic site.

45cm luxury skincare center by NE-ON, Beijing – China

November 11th, 2017

The Lounge is a welcoming space for KOL presentations, gatherings, or a relaxing time around a cup of herbal tea. It is an oval-shaped-room with a floor pattern that extends to infinity. Upside-down water lilies lights are the focus point of the room.

Yo’Hood trade-fair stand by Linehouse, Shanghai – China

November 10th, 2017

The timber structure employs a natural material in a gravity-defying linear pattern, with mirror-clad vertical columns camouflaging the support system and creating the illusion of transparency and levity. At the same time, one side of the timber slats are painted in a gradation of hues which are only revealed as the viewer’s perspective revolves around the structure.

The Cut Rooftop, a cocktail bar/restaurant by NE-ON, Shanghai – China

November 10th, 2017

This new restaurant & cocktail bar is a space where time stops: a glass box in the craziness of Shanghai. It is a connection between the past and the future of the megalopole: we observe the city from high, but we are actors of what happens down there.

Maison Papillon restaurant by NE-ON, Shanghai – China

November 9th, 2017

The space has been designed to combine classic French touches with a contemporary atmosphere. The selection of the materials was very important in order to create a warm and cosy atmosphere: we mixed wood floor, carpet, brass and mirrors.

Library by MVRDV, Tianjin – China

November 6th, 2017

The building is dramatically shaped around a luminous spherical auditorium, which is referred to as ‘the eye’. Surrounding this focal point, terraced bookshelves echo the form of the orb, resulting a topographical landscape of contours that wraps around the entirety of the interior.