Baitasi House of the Future, dot Architects, Beijing

Baitasi House of the Future Is Controlled Via Smart TV

Chinese studio Dot Architects has conceived the Baitasi House of the Future, a futuristic home that suits the future lifestyles of young people in a historic Beijing's hutong area. Baitasi is one of the well-...
Lievito Restaurant & Bar in Beijing by MDDM Studio

Lievito Restaurant & Bar in Beijing by MDDM Studio

Designed by MDDM Studio in Beijing's Chaoyang District, Lievito is a new restaurant for socializing while sharing slices of gourmet pizza and enjoying a glass of wine in a space defined by grey stone volumes an...

MAD unveils plans for China Philharmonic Hall

MAD Architects has revealed the proposal of the new China Philharmonic Hall in Beijing, which will be draped in a  translucent façade. Located at the south side of the Workers Stadium East Gate in Beijing...

Daan Roosegaarde’s smog vacuum cleaner

Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde and his team of experts have created the world's largest smog vacuum cleaner. The Smog Free Tower uses patented ion technology to produce smog-free bubbles of public space, allow...

Big Small Coffee + B&B by Office AIO, Beijing

Chinese Office AIO has converted a 34 sqm building in Beijing's Xiang'er Hutong into a tiny coffee bar that also offers a cosy bedroom for its guests. Big Small Coffee + B&B is set within one of Beijing's h...

Lily Nails Salon by Arch Studio, Beijing

To update the visual identity of their brand, Lily Nails — a nail and eyelash salon that owns numerous chain store in China — commissioned Arch Studio to design its new store in Yau Tang Shopping Centre ...

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 ...

Haitang Villa by Arch Studio, Beijing

Chinese practice Arch Studio has completed ‘Haitang Villa’, a three-story townhouse located in a residential area in the eastern suburbs of Beijing. The concept of the design was to use the changes of mater...

Xinsi Hutong House Renovation by Arch Studio, Beijing

Beijing-based Arch Studio has transformed a grey brick house in the city's Dongcheng district into a modern family residence. The two-storey house is located in a small hutong —a traditional Chinese alleyway...

Symphony of Blues installation by Studio O

Studio O “Symphony of Blues” for the Beijing Design Week 2015, is an installation comprised of 400 graduated fabric panels that fills the winter gardens of Beijing’s Indigo Shopping Mall. Over a hundred m...

Tea House in Hutong by archstudio

Curving glass walls enclose a bamboo forest in this Beijing tea house designed by local practice archstudio within the city’s historic Hutong district. The space had five old traditional houses and temporary ...

Kengo Kuma Refurbishes A Beijing Tea House

Kongo Kuma and Associates has renovated a Siheyuan-style building located directly opposite the East Gate of the Forbidden palace in the heart of Beijing. The design team used four different traslucent block ty...

Wonderland Flexible Reading Space by MAD

Ma Yansong's Beijing studio MAD architects was invited by LIFE Magazine to design “Wonderland,” a flexible reading space located at PAGE ONE Beijing Sanlitun bookstore. For city dwellers, reading is a way ...

Pop-Up Habitat by People’s Architecture Office

Influenced by the recent popularity of amateur photography in China, People’s Architecture Office conceived the Pop-Up Habitat,  a modular and lightweight multi-purpose structure that re-purposes reflect...

Home Café in Beijing by Penda

Based on the idea of creating "spaces to breathe in heavily polluted areas of China", design collective Penda designed the interior of the Home Café in Beijing, China. Penda has been commissioned by the Beijin...

Beijing Fantasy penthouse by Dariel Studio

The last on-to-date residential project designed by Dariel Studio is a colorful 1500 sqm apartment, located in the vibrant Sanlitun area, Beijing, that features an extra-ordinary décor that pays homage to the ...