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Yangzhou River Walk Commercial Complex / BDCL Design International Co

01:00 - 26 December, 2013
Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co
Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co
  • Architects

  • Location

    Yangzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Area

    45400.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co

Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co Courtesy of BDCL Design International Co +33

Could Facebook Help Us Understand Urban Migration?

00:00 - 25 December, 2013
Could Facebook Help Us Understand Urban Migration?, China plans to move 250 Million citizens into cities by 2025. Could Facebook help them in this endeavor?. Image © Flickr CC User Wenjie Zhang
China plans to move 250 Million citizens into cities by 2025. Could Facebook help them in this endeavor?. Image © Flickr CC User Wenjie Zhang

According to this article on QuartzFacebook is now so widely-used (providing readily available information about the hometowns of millions - or even billions - of people) that it can help researchers analyze migration patterns and trends. Find out more here.

8th Chinese Flower Expo Information Centre / LAB Architecture Studio

01:00 - 25 December, 2013
8th Chinese Flower Expo Information Centre / LAB Architecture Studio, © Ryuji Miya
© Ryuji Miya

© Ryuji Miya © Ryuji Miya © Ryuji Miya © Ryuji Miya +14

  • Architects

  • Location

    Wujin, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Architect in Charge

    LAB Architecture Studio in association with Chris Chan and Stephanie Tan
  • Area

    3500.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

Shanghai Flower Garden Square / Real Time Architecture

01:00 - 24 December, 2013
Shanghai Flower Garden Square / Real Time Architecture, Courtesy of RTA Office
Courtesy of RTA Office

The concept of the new Shanghai Flower Garden Square by Real Time Architecture  (RTA-Office) is a reinterpretation of a traditional Chinese home. Ten villas merge to form a series of sequential spaces, replacing the conventional building type of the single, stand-alone villa. The 45 square meter landscape, thus, finds its way throughout the units’ interiors, synchronizing interior and exterior user activities.

Hotel WIND / TEAM BLDG

01:00 - 23 December, 2013
Hotel WIND / TEAM BLDG, © Nacasa & Partners
© Nacasa & Partners

© Nacasa & Partners © Nacasa & Partners © Nacasa & Partners © Nacasa & Partners +43

  • Architects

  • Location

    Xiamen, Fujian, China
  • Architect in Charge

    Xiao Lei, Wang Jin
  • Collaborators

    Chen Leeyang, Wang Qi, Zhang Tao, Jin Kuramoto, Ishibashi Tadahito, Tetsu Miyazawa, Shigenori Ichimura
  • Construction

    Chens’ Constructing
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

Under Armour / Marc Thorpe Design

01:00 - 20 December, 2013
Under Armour / Marc Thorpe Design , Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design
Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design

Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design Courtesy of Marc Thorpe Design +20

Vanke Pavillion in Tsingdao World Horticultural Exposition 2014 / Slow Architecture

01:00 - 17 December, 2013
Vanke Pavillion in Tsingdao World Horticultural Exposition 2014 / Slow Architecture, Courtesy of Slow Architects
Courtesy of Slow Architects

Courtesy of Slow Architects Courtesy of Slow Architects Courtesy of Slow Architects Courtesy of Slow Architects +18

  • Architects

  • Location

    Qingdao, Shandong, China
  • Designer

    Slow Architects
  • Area

    300.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Slow Architects

Folding Red / Jike Zhicheng

01:00 - 14 December, 2013
Folding Red / Jike Zhicheng, Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng
Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng

Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng +30

  • Architects

  • Location

    Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China
  • Collaborate Design

    Tonghe Shanzhi
  • Area

    320.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Jike Zhicheng

Hotel Kapok Shenzhen Bay / Goettsch Partners

01:00 - 13 December, 2013
Hotel Kapok Shenzhen Bay / Goettsch Partners, © 1st Image
© 1st Image

© 1st Image © 1st Image © 1st Image Rendering +10

schmidt hammer lassen Wins Competition to Design Ningbo's New Central Library

00:00 - 10 December, 2013
schmidt hammer lassen Wins Competition to Design Ningbo's New Central Library, © schmidt hammer lassen architects
© schmidt hammer lassen architects

schmidt hammer lassen architects has been announced as the winners of a competition to design a large new central library in Ningbo, one of China's oldest cities with a population of seven million. The building will house the library's significant collection of over two million historic and ancient books, and will aim to double the library's daily visitors to around 8000 per day. Situated on the edge of a new ecological wetland area, the proposal will also form a new cultural hub within the city. As the latest in schmidt hammer lassen's long list of libraries (including the Royal Library in Copenhagen) with eight completed and four currently under construction, Ningbo's will be the practice's first in China.

Green Design for the Future: Tsinghua-ECGB Asia Architecture Summit & Exhibition

00:00 - 10 December, 2013
Green Design for the Future: Tsinghua-ECGB Asia Architecture Summit & Exhibition

Tsinghua-ECGB Asia Architecture Summit & Exhibition will be held December 12-13, 2013 at Tsinghua University in Beijing City. Jointly sponsored by School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Tsinghua Holdings Human Settlements Construction (Group) Co., Ltd, Editorial Office of Eco-city and Green Building (ECGB) magazine, the Summit will bring together eight award winning Asian architects to share their design thinking and key projects on creative sustainability. Keynote speakers include Vo Trong Nghia, Principal Architect of Vo Trong Nghia Architects and Shigeru Ban, Founder of Shigeru Ban Architects.

Jinguyuan Mixed use Complex / Miao Design Studio

01:00 - 8 December, 2013
Jinguyuan Mixed use Complex / Miao Design Studio , Courtesy of Miao Design Studio
Courtesy of Miao Design Studio

Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio +18

  • Architects

  • Location

    Kunshan, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Architect

    Pu Miao, Hanjia Design Group
  • Architect Of Record

    Jiang Ninqing
  • Area

    6220.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Miao Design Studio

Foster and Heatherwick Collaborate to Design Shanghai Finance Center

01:00 - 4 December, 2013
Foster and Heatherwick Collaborate to Design Shanghai Finance Center, © Foster + Partners
© Foster + Partners

Foster + Partners has joined forces with Heatherwick Studio to design the new Bund Finance Centre (BFC) in the heart of historic Shanghai. The mixed-use, waterfront destination will serve as the “end point” to the city’s most famous street, as well as a prime connection between the old town, the Bund, and the new financial district. 

Visitor Center in Lake Yangcheng Park / Miao Design Studio

01:00 - 3 December, 2013
Visitor Center in Lake Yangcheng Park / Miao Design Studio , Courtesy of Miao Design Studio
Courtesy of Miao Design Studio

Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio Courtesy of Miao Design Studio +15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Kunshan, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Architects

    Pu Miao and Hanjia Design Group
  • Architect of Record

    Jiang Ninqing
  • Area

    844.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Miao Design Studio

Rok Oman, Principal of OFIS Architects, to Give "Architour" Lecture in Shanghai

00:00 - 2 December, 2013
Rok Oman, Principal of OFIS Architects, to Give "Architour" Lecture in Shanghai, Courtesy of OFIS architects
Courtesy of OFIS architects

As part of the CA Group's lecture series, "Architour," principal of OFIS architects, Rok Oman, will lecture on December 7th at the Tongji Architectural Design Co. in Shanghai.  For 2013 through 2015, "Architour" has as its theme "New Force of Architecture - Leading Young Architects": each year, the CA Group will select nine young, global leaders in architecture (four from Asia and five from the West) to lecture on topics that cross typologies and disciplines, from architectural design, urban planning to interior design. Sou Fujimoto and Hirata Akihisa were the series' first speakers.

Daxing Factory Conversion / Nie Yong + Yoshimasa Tsutsumi

01:00 - 29 November, 2013
Daxing Factory Conversion / Nie Yong + Yoshimasa Tsutsumi, © Misae Hiromatsu
© Misae Hiromatsu

© Misae Hiromatsu © Misae Hiromatsu © Misae Hiromatsu © Misae Hiromatsu +25

Office Renovation in Hangzhou / Daipu Architects

01:00 - 28 November, 2013
Office Renovation in Hangzhou / Daipu Architects, © Xia zhi
© Xia zhi

© Xia zhi © Xia zhi © Xia zhi © Xia zhi +26

  • Architects

  • Location

    Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
  • Design Team

    Dai pu, Luo yaqin, Wang tiantian
  • Contractor

    Zhejiang Sunshine Decoration Engineering Co. Ltd
  • Furniture Manufacture

    Hangzhou Runzhu Science & Technology Co. Ltd
  • Area

    640.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

Outdoor Room / MODU

01:00 - 28 November, 2013
Outdoor Room / MODU, © Matthew Niederhauser
© Matthew Niederhauser

© Matthew Niederhauser © Matthew Niederhauser © Matthew Niederhauser © Matthew Niederhauser +12

  • Architects

  • Location

    Beijing, China
  • Collaborators

    Ho-Yan Cheung, Arup
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs