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RIGI Design creates a lovely Medical Clinic in China derived from circular patterns

WA Contents • August 24, 2016 • 560

China-based design studio RIGI Design's Warm Clinic introduces a different type of medical space composed of numerous circular/colorful patterns both inside and outside. RIGI Design completed this warm, breathable and playful Warm Clinic in 2012 in China. The studio intended to create atypical and non-frightening place for people and kids in this dental clinic. ''Dental clinic is not a happy place to go, or we should say, no clinic could make people feel happy: the (...)

CTBUH 2016 International Conference – “Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism”

WA Contents • August 23, 2016 • 1020

CTBUH 2016 brings all elite property owners, developers, architects, and infrastructure specialists together for the CTBUH 2016 Conference, which will be held in Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Hong Kong between 16-21 October, 2016. Specialists and architects will discuss Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat in Pearl River Delta and the World.Hosted by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, the “CTBUH 2016 International Conference” will be held in China’s Pearl River Delta from (...)

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects’ Cloud-like Pavilion is ready for visit in Shanghai

WA Contents • August 18, 2016 • 987

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects complete exhibition pavilion on the banks of the HuangPu River in Shanghai. As part of the regeneration and development of the West Bund area in Shanghai, Danish architects Schmidt Hammer Lassen have completed a permanent exhibition and art pavilion on the riverside promenade. In 2013, SHL were commissioned by West Bund to create a series of pavilions as part of the West Bund Biennale of Art & Architecture, curated by renowned Chinese architect (...)

Explore Dance between Light and Space in Nanjing Youth Olympic Games International Convention Center

WA Contents • August 18, 2016 • 1468

Nanjing Youth Olympic Games International Convention Center is the Youth Olympic Game’s reception center. Both architectural and interior design was done by the “master of deconstruction”, Zaha Hadid Architects, who has opened the door of time with her unique architectural expressions. The building's lighting structure was designed by GD-Lighting Design, which unifies the space with scattered lights and curvaceous spaces. The design company calls it 'flow and ene (...)

GMP’s crystallized Stadium in Shenzhen creates a Memory of Architectural Art

WA Contents • August 15, 2016 • 881

Gmp Architecten's crystallized stadium creates a new memory in the Long Gang District of Shenzhen, China with its prismatic shell on a basis of triangular facets. The architectural inspiration of Universiade Stadium came from a valuable mineral, Crystal. “Crystal” evolves from the ancient Greek vocabulary “Krystallos”, translates into Chinese as “water of pure white”. The notion of crystal has been assimilated, perceived, and discovered by the lighti (...)

C.DD completed new flagship restaurant in a shopping mall comprised of various courtyards

WA Contents • August 11, 2016 • 686

C.DD, a China-based design company, has completed its new flagship restaurant on 7th floor of Guangzhou Grandview Mall in China. Called 'Small Town Party', the designers created a multipartite interior spaces, comprised of various sizes of “courtyards” snuggling around the small house while the terrace extending and penetrating through them. Customers can find the entrance of the small town by following the ethereal aroma of steak where they can experience the int (...)

Muxin Design completed Intoo Office in China creating monochromatic style for the IT company

WA Contents • August 11, 2016 • 1783

Shanghai-based architecture practice Muxin Design has recently completed Intoo Office design in Zhangjiang Hi-tech Park, China. The client's requirement for this 78 square-meters office is that it has enough function and enjoyments in a limited budget.To avoid the solemn impression of a traditional office, the design team aims to make full use of the space as well as create a variety of gray areas. The minimalism monochrome style is not only under the economical consideration (...)

MAD proposes a flower-like building dressed with soft skin for Xinhee Design Center in China

WA Contents • August 10, 2016 • 3142

MAD has revealed new images of Xinhee Design Center for Xinhee Group, which is covered by curvaceous, soft skin around solid bone structure frame. Located in the Chinese coastal city of Xiamen, MAD Architects’ design for the Xinhee Design Center is currently under construction. The design center is for the international fashion group, Xinhee, and its six subsidiary brands. It has a site area of 15,000 square-meters with building area of 61,000 square-meters. ''We e (...)

Muxin Design brings the ’forest’ into Chinese office to create natural vitality

WA Contents • August 05, 2016 • 2972

China-based design firm Muxin Design has reconstructed Chinese office space with curvilinear shapes, furnitures and fixtures in a high-rise building since the original space had inadequate streamlined layout with multiple irregular shapes and dead space. The design studio provides this overall utilisation with a low-budget, meeting the client's requirements. The client wanted the designers transform his office into a place where his staff can take a breath of nature behind th (...)

He Wei converts old Chinese house into a youth hostel by adding portable and translucent rooms

WA Contents • August 02, 2016 • 2506

Chinese architect He Wei converts inside of an old Keekwille-House in China into a youth hostel by using lightweight materials to be more practical. The architect's intention to make this old house make a usable space and restructure inside while retaining exterior of the building as the same. The project is located in Pingtian village, Sidu Township, Songyang County, Lishui city, Zhejiang Province. The original building was an ordinary rammed earth dwelling with two floors in civil st (...)

Robot 3 Studio converts original Ramen shop into a Lucky Bar made up of Metal Hut in China

WA Contents • July 29, 2016 • 1695

Robot 3 Studio has converted old ramen shop into a lucky bar made up of a metal hut in China. The projects is created in a very narrow space with limited budget in poor location. Led by the architects Fei Pan, Wang Zhi, the basic design approach of this smallest space is to switch perspective, make ultralow price and make it wormhole. The new bar offers lower sitting places to make people closer, creating like squatting based on human instincts. The whole area 76 square-meter and intro (...)

He Wei reimagines the circulation of 1970s factory in China by adding Tea Chamber

berrin chatzi chousein • July 29, 2016 • 925

Architect He Wei has added an elongated industrial box to the existing 1970s historic factory by using slender wood sticks in the outer and inner surface of the building. Called 'Ding Hui Yuan Zen & Tea Chamber', He Wei has rebuilt Tea Chamber into an office in the factory's latest renovation when the old factory experienced several times of renovation after its construction in 1970s.The architect calls this 'factory renovation project' as unlike other factories (...)

LUKSTUDIO presents new concept ‘Modular Lilong’ for fashion designers in China

berrin chatzi chousein • July 25, 2016 • 680

China-based boutique design practice LUKSTUDIO envisions new concept called 'Modular Lilong' for fashion designers in response to issues of space shortage. The ‘Modular Lilong’ was designed for Value Retail China to showcase ‘Chuang x Yi’; a concept brand that provides a platform for Chinese fashion designers. Covering the 150 square-meters site in the interior, the project is located in Yioulai Shanghai Village, a sister to Bicester Village in Lo (...)

Penda designs mountainous bridge made up of double-helix rings for Olympic Winter Games 2022

WA Contents • July 22, 2016 • 2208

Penda has proposed a mountainous giant bridge for the Olympic Winter Games 2022 in Beijing, which is made up of structural prestressed double-helix arches. Teamed up with Arup for structural consultant and development of the project, the 'San Shan Bridge' is a conjunction of its undulating surrounding and the meaning of the Olympic symbol, which consists of five interlaced rings of equal dimensions. A union of the five continents is represented within the rings.&nbs (...)

X+Living designs Yangzhou Zhongshuge Bookstore in China by creating cave-like interior space

WA Contents • July 18, 2016 • 5123

Shanghai-based design studio X+Living, led Li Xiang, completed a cave-like bookstore in the of Yangzhou, China. Yangzhou Zhongshuge is located in Zhen Yuan which is next to waterside and in front of the trees in the city. While inheriting the previous solemn and dramatization, the studio adds arch bridge to the interior space as an indispensable element of this historical and cultural ancient city, which drives the studios' design concept. The curvaceous arched bridges become (...)

Waterfrom Design completed cnYES Office in Taiwan by using gold and blue colours

WA Contents • July 14, 2016 • 863

Waterfrom Design completed the interior design of cnYES office in Taipei, Taiwan. cnYES is an internet media company that searched new identity, texture and materiality to keep its brand vivid, dynamic and contemporary. cnYES is characterized by stability images of financial business and innovation features of the media. To highlight the sense of speed as in Wall Street and Silicon Valley, Waterfrom Design selects the element of ''time'' as the theme complemented by the (...)

RIGI Design envisions children fashion by creating modularized fixtures with Be Kids for One Moment

WA Contents • July 10, 2016 • 2780

RIGI Design, led by Liu Kai, has completed new retail space for kids in the city of Hubei Province, China, which changes children's fashion business by creating a new social relationship between children and parents. Titled 'Be Kids for One Moment', the interior space consists of many modularized furnitures and fixtures in order to provide maximum flexibility, comfort and playful environment, which form new behavioural patterns -both physically and psychologically.  The (...)

Li Xiang creates Zhongshuge Hangzhou, a forest of books theatrically arranged in China

WA Contents • July 07, 2016 • 1506

Designer Li Xiang, president and creative director of X+Living, designed temple of books, endlessly and theatrically arranged in the city of Hangzhou, China. Li Xiang creates the most beautiful bookstore for readers, and constantly strives to work on the most culturally artistic bookstore, from learning how to walk, to live, to brave and to persevere. Zhongshuge Hangzhou is a new artistic- but probably the most triggering reading and working space of Hangzhou, which is shaped through the cu (...)