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Nanchang Shimao Water City Cloud Office Center / Dplus-Studio

Cover. Image © Fangfang Tia Cover. Image © Fangfang Tia
  • Architects: Dplus-Studio
  • Location: Honggutan District, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China
  • Lead Architects: Shou Li
  • Design Team: Jia Li, Jiangfan Yu, Xuefeng Zhou, Mingming Fan, Dandan Tu, Danyang Geng, Zhichao Zhu
  • Area: 2100.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: Fangfang Tia, Shengliang Su, Jinhang Li

West Kowloon HSR Station Photographed Through the Lens of Kris Provoost

West Kowloon Station - Hong Kong. Image © Kris Provoost West Kowloon Station - Hong Kong. Image © Kris Provoost

Architect and photographer Kris Provoost recently captured new photos of Aedas and Andrew Bromberg’s West Kowloon HSR Station in Hong Kong. Provoost lives and works in Shanghai, and his new series of photographs show how visitors are brought into the heart of Hong Kong as the majestic structure overlooks Victoria Harbor. Integrating abundant green space and different viewing platforms, the project creates an urban park in the midst of Hong Kong's city center.

Steven Chilton

Steven Chilton
Puzzle Ball Theatre . Guangzhou Steven Chilton Architects . photos: © Oliver Lang SCA’s entry for a competition to design a new theatre in China takes its inspiration from ancient Chinese puzzle balls. Chinese puzzle balls are intricately carved artifacts consisting of several concentric spheres of ivory, each freely rotating within the next and formed … Continue reading Steven Chilton

Shanghai Greenland Center / Nikken Sekkei

© Yang Min / mintwow © Yang Min / mintwow

Book Briefs #39: More Biennale Publications

"Book Briefs" are an ongoing series of posts with short first-hand descriptions of some of the numerous books that make their way into my library. These briefs are not full-blown reviews (though some might go on to get that treatment), but they are a way to share more books worthy of attention than find their way into reviews on this blog

On Sunday, November 25th, the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale wraps up its six-month run. Back in June I featured a half-dozen publications, including the main catalog, from my visit to the Biennale when it opened in May. Not all exhibition catalogs were available at the time, so here are a few that followed (with one from the 2016 Biennale): on the Australian, Chinese, Catalan, and Spanish pavilions.

Jiaxing Qixing Joyful Rural Complex Exhibition Center / Antao Group · ZAN

Terrace plants form different spaces. Image © Xiao Wang Terrace plants form different spaces. Image © Xiao Wang

Banyan Tree Anji / ZSD + CL3 Architects

© b+m Studio © b+m Studio
  • Interiors Designers: CL3 Architects, ZSD
  • Location: Anji County, Huzho, Zhejian, China
  • Zsd Team: Weiwei Wang, Bin Zeng, Feng Shi, Xuan Zhang, Shiyi Yang, Dan Han, Zhang Haiquan, Xiaodong Wang, Baichun Xu
  • Cl3 Team: William Lim, Ricky Chung
  • Architectural Design: gad
  • Area: 3160.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2018
  • Photographs: b+m Studio, ENVANER
  • Investor: Greentown Group
  • Operator: Banyan Tree Group
  • Interior Design Coordination: ZSD
  • Joint Interior Design: ZSD, CL3 Architects Limited and Design Department of Banyan Tree Group
  • Guest Rooms In Main Building: ZSD
  • Lobby And Chinese Restaurant: ZSD & CL3 Architects Limited
  • Villa, All Day Restaurant, Spa And Conference Area: Design Department of Banyan Tree Group
  • Luminaries: Guangdong Kamtat lighting Co., Ltd.

Red Wall Café / B336 Design Group

© Eric Zhang © Eric Zhang
  • Architects: B336 Design Group
  • Location: Beijing, China
  • Lead Architects: Wen Liang, Tiezhu Li, Junqing Xie, Yun Zhou, Kaiyu Guo
  • Area: 205.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2018
  • Photographs: Eric Zhang, Jiaxi Zhao
© Eric Zhang © Eric Zhang

Text description provided by the architects. Time Story is a narrative space designed for Red Wall Café on Jing Shan Xi Street, Beijing, by B336 Design Group. During the design, we extracted five scenes From Beijng native’s homes, and hoped the color and other elements from these scenes would rouse the inner memories from everyone, then to construct an image world overlapped with themselves and external environment.

Shangjia Maker Space II / HUA Architects

Lobby. Image © Haiting Sun Lobby. Image © Haiting Sun
  • Interiors Designers: HUA Architects
  • Location: No.1 Changkong Road, Jianggan District, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, China
  • Patent Of Movable Multifunctional Partition: HUA Architects
  • Area: 2441.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2018
  • Photographs: Haiting Sun
  • Interior Design: GOA LOKON
  • Structural Design: Su Liu / Shouang Architects
  • Lighting Design: HUAH
  • Engineering Design: Xiaoyan Chang, Yunfeng Chang
  • Architectural Ecological Technology Consultation: Deyin Zhang/ Department of Building Technology and Science of School of Architecture, Tsinghua University
  • Clients: Excellent Fashion CO.,LTD