Botanist Bar Shanghai by Alberto Caiola

Botanist by Alberto Caiola draws on the menu of innovative plant-based cocktails for interiors to engage the senses. Located at the leafy heart of Asia’s most sci-fi city – Shanghai’s former French conces...

Baobao Restaurant in Shanghai by Linehouse

Chinese studio Linehouse was commissioned to create a new branded architectural language for BAOBAO, the first of many stores to line the streets of China and the US, selling the traditional Chinese street food...

Fumi Coffee Shanghai by Alberto Caiola

Celebrating coffee’s intangible pleasures, Alberto Caiola translates coffee’s aromatic vapors into a sculptural ceiling that is the centrepiece for this café in Shanghai. Gently sloping away from the count...

Baoism Restaurant in Shanghai by Linehouse

Baoism is a new food concept originated in Shanghai, making a modern version of the traditional Chinese street food guabao, served in a clamshell-like bun. Although the flavours are a modern interpretation, th...

Could you live in a ventilation shaft?

To celebrate its 165th anniversary, Lane Crawford commissioned People's Architecture Office (PAO) to realize a series of installations that propose and demonstrate how ‘tubular living’ can be adapted for ...

Bolon Eyewear Flagship Store Shanghai, China

A combination of horizontal shelves, vertical fins and hidden LEDs dramatically illuminates the glasses within Bolon Eyewear's first flagship store, designed by Ippolito Fleitz Group with Pfarré Lighting Desi...

Rachel’s Burger Restaurant by Neri&Hu, Shanghai

Drawing inspiration from the American drive up burger joints of the 1950’s, Chinese studio Neri&Hu has envisioned the Rachel's Burger restaurant as a porous space where the boundaries between inside and o...

Comme Moi Shanghai Flagship Store by Neri&Hu

Chinese studio Neri&Hu has recently completed the interior of fashion brand Comme Moi's flagship store in Shanghai. Located in Shanghai's Donghu Hotel, an Art Deco building completed in 1925, the store is l...

Asa Concept Store Shanghai by 3Gatti

Rome/Shanghai based design studio 3Gatti created an abstract forest-like room for the interiors of the Asa concept store in Shanghai. The main idea was to create dense areas of vertical steel bars to define the...

Tribeca Gastro Pub Shanghai by Linehouse

Located in Jing’an, Shanghai on a tree lined street, Tribeca is a New York style gastro pub designed by local studio Linehouse. The interior has a lightness and a freshness, which is a departure from the surr...

Little Catch fishmonger in Shanghai by Linehouse

Located on one of Shanghai’s busiest streets alive with local food stalls, small restaurants, shops and sidewalk activity, Little Catch by local design studio Linehouse is a fishmonger specialising in fresh ...

Nike Air Max Day Pop-up Space in Shanghai

London-based agency Rosie Lee has built a shoe-box-pop-up to celebrate the the Air Max Day in Shanghai. Air Max Day is a global celebration for sneaker lovers to rally together and celebrate their favourite i...

Liquid Laundry Gastrobar in Shaghai by hcreates

Shanghai’s first gastropub Liquid Laundry by hcreates is a newly opened venue in the former French concession. The bar and restaurant covers a spacious floor space of 700 sqm. The design cleverly allows a sea...

Factory 5 Bike Shop in Shanghai by Linehouse

The new Factory 5 shop occupies a double height space in a former local wet market in the north of Shanghai’s Jing’an District. Linehouse design, who leaded the refurbishment project, has recovered the exis...

Hermès Maison in Shanghai by RDAI

Shanghai’s new home for Hermès designed by French practice Rena Dumas Architecture Intérieure (RDAI) occupies 1,238 sqm in an historic,  early-20th-century building with a fine looking façade fashioned i...

Aimé Pâtisserie in Shanghai by Lukstudio

Aimé Pâtisserie, a new brand entering the Shanghai market, has positioned its flagship store designed by local design practice Lukstudio in an elevated retail strip on Huai Hai Road. The chosen site is fl...