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 wa...

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 ...