Crossboundaries' New Office / Crossboundaries

20:00 - 13 August, 2015
© Xia Zhi
© Xia Zhi

© Dong Hao © Xia Zhi © Xia Zhi © Xia Zhi +20

Castello 4 / Millimeter Interior Design

22:00 - 12 August, 2015
Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design
Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design
  • Architects

    Millimeter Interior Design
  • Location

    Hong Kong
  • Architect in Charge

    Michael Liu
  • Area

    2200.0 ft2
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design

Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design Courtesy of Millimeter Interior Design +26

Golf Club / Lmyarch-studio

19:00 - 12 August, 2015
© Xiao Li, Chen Liu
© Xiao Li, Chen Liu
  • Architect

    Lmyarch-studio
  • Location

    The bank of Tangxun Lake in Jiangxia District
  • Architects in Charge

    Wei Li, Yuan yuan ,Fengxue Liu, Changqiong Li, Wenke Zhang,Meiyu Guo,Liang Li
  • Area

    1200.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

    Xiao Li, Chen Liu

© Xiao Li, Chen Liu © Xiao Li, Chen Liu © Xiao Li, Chen Liu © Xiao Li, Chen Liu +40

Fuzhou Shouxi Building / NEXT architects

22:00 - 11 August, 2015
Courtesy of NEXT architects
Courtesy of NEXT architects
  • Architects

  • Address

    Fuzhou City, Fuzhou Province, China, 350000
  • Design Team

    NEXT architects
  • Area

    48000 m2
  • Year

    2015
  • Photography

    Courtesy of NEXT architects

Courtesy of NEXT architects Courtesy of NEXT architects Courtesy of NEXT architects Courtesy of NEXT architects +13

Interaction - BWM Office / feeling Design

19:00 - 11 August, 2015
© He Yuansheng
© He Yuansheng
  • Architect

  • Location

    Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
  • Architect in Charge

    Evan Wu
  • Area

    320.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

    He Yuansheng

© He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng +16

Tea House in Hutong / ARCHSTUDIO

20:00 - 10 August, 2015
© 王宁
© 王宁
  • Architects

  • Location

    Dongcheng, Beijing, China
  • Design Team

    Han Wenqiang , Cong Xiao, Zhao Yang
  • Area

    450.0 sqm
  • Year

    2015
  • Photography

    王宁

© 王宁 © 王宁 © 王宁 © 王宁 +26

Fangshan Tangshan National Geopark Museum / Studio Odile Decq

02:00 - 8 August, 2015
© Odile Decq
© Odile Decq

© Odile Decq © Odile Decq © Odile Decq © Odile Decq +26

Paper Folding Space - ELLE Office / feeling Brand Design Co. Ltd

22:00 - 7 August, 2015
© He Yuansheng
© He Yuansheng
  • Architects

    feeling Design
  • Architect in Charge

    Evan Wu
  • Design Team

    He Yuansheng & feeling Design
  • Area

    205.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

    He Yuansheng

© He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng © He Yuansheng +18

Yinchuan Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) / waa (we architech anonymous)

03:00 - 6 August, 2015
© NAARO
© NAARO
  • Architects

  • Site

    YinChuan City, Ning Xia Province, China
  • Design Team

    Zhang Di, Jack Young, Ruben Bergambagt, Huang Yisu
  • Area

    13188.0 m2
  • Year

    2015
  • Photography

© NAARO © waa © NAARO © NAARO +13

3Cubes Office Building / gmp Architekten

22:00 - 4 August, 2015
© Christian Gahl
© Christian Gahl

© Christian Gahl © Christian Gahl © Christian Gahl © Christian Gahl +12

Ennead Unveils Plans for Shanghai's Taopu Sci-Tech City

16:30 - 4 August, 2015
Northeast Corner. Image © Ennead Architects
Northeast Corner. Image © Ennead Architects

Ennead Architects has designed a new research and development community for Shanghai. Located on the city's western edge, as part of a new district being planned around one of Shanghai’s largest future public parks, Taopu Sci-Tech City will be a vibrant and well connected research district that engages its context by establishing a multilayered pedestrian network.   

“Our design goal was to create something greater than a single building; our goal was to create a memorable and connected civic district,” said Peter Schubert, a partner at Ennead International.

Video: Steven Holl Discusses Beijing's Linked Hybrid, 7 Years After Completion

14:00 - 31 July, 2015

A community of 750 units interconnected on, below and above ground, Steven Holl Architects "Linked Hybrid" was an intentional shift away from the monolithic, monofuctional skyscraper. The entire complex was designed to be a "three-dimensional urban space" that encouraged chance encounters beyond the ground floor. 

In this video architect Steven Holl talks about the building's design and how it has performed, seven years after the building's completion. 

Universities from Barcelona and Zurich Selected to Create a New Design School in China

06:00 - 31 July, 2015
IAAC Fabrication Lab. Image Courtesy of PATI NÚÑEZ AGENCY
IAAC Fabrication Lab. Image Courtesy of PATI NÚÑEZ AGENCY

Through a competition limited to some of the most prestigious universities, The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) and the Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) have been chosen to work with the Harbin Institute of Technology of China (HIT) to create a new school of design, architecture and urbanism in Shenzhen. The new centre will be built on HIT's campus and house up to 1,200 post-graduate and doctoral students, with facilities for research, education and production. Read more about this collaboration after the break.

The Warp / Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin + The University of Hong Kong

20:00 - 29 July, 2015
Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong
Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong
  • Architects

    Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin , The University of Hong Kong
  • Location

    Alcohol Room Villagers' Committee, Jiu Zhao Duan, Ludian Xian, Zhaotong Shi, Yunnan Sheng, China
  • Design Team

    Joyce Ip (Project Leader), Jason Chong, Tod Zhu, Yvonne Xu Meng, HKU Architecture Students
  • Area

    130.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong

Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong Courtesy of Olivier Ottevaere & John Lin / The University of Hong Kong +33

Minsheng Contemporary Art Museum / Studio Pei-Zhu

20:00 - 28 July, 2015
Second Floor. Image © Fang Zhenning
Second Floor. Image © Fang Zhenning
  • Architects

  • Architect in Charge

    Zhu Pei
  • Design Team

    He Fan, Edwin Lam, Wang Zheng, Damboianu Albert Alexandru, Virginia Melnyk, Guo Nan, Ke Jun, Wang Peng, Li Gao
  • Consultants

    Thomas Krens / GCAM
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

    Fang Zhenning, Zhu Qingsheng, Minsheng Art Museum

Second Floor Gallery Exterior. Image © Zhu Qingsheng First Floor. Image © Minsheng Art Museum Tsinghua Studio Visit. Image © Fang Zhenning +22

This 3D Printed Home was "Built" in Less than 3 Hours

12:30 - 28 July, 2015
via Xinhua
via Xinhua

Chinese company ZhuoDa has assembled a two-story home in record speed; the modular house, comprised of six 3D printed modules, was assembled on-site in less than three hours. Likened to LEGO, the prefabricated home was 90 percent built off-site before its components were shipped to its permanent location. As Inhabitat reports, the home only took about 10 days to complete from start to finish.

gmp Selected to Design New Library in Suzhou

14:00 - 24 July, 2015
Entrance of library. Image © Willmore CG
Entrance of library. Image © Willmore CG

gmp Architekten has been selected to design a new library in Suzhou in China. As Suzhou's second library, the building will be constructed in the Xiangcheng area, a newly-constructed part of the city to the North of Suzhou's historic center. Located next to one of Xiangcheng's many artificial water courses, in addition to a traditional library, the building will feature China's first fully automated storage system for 7 million books, as well as other public functions including a cinema and exhibition rooms.

Bird's-eye view from the East. Image © Willmore CG Entrance area of library. Image © Willmore CG Interior. Image © Willmore CG Interior. Image © Willmore CG +7

CTBUH Announces Winners of its 2015 Urban Habitat Competition

14:00 - 23 July, 2015
PARKROYAL on Pickering / WOHA. Image © Patrick Bingham-Hall
PARKROYAL on Pickering / WOHA. Image © Patrick Bingham-Hall

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) has announced the winner and finalists of its 2015 Urban Habitat Award. Launched in 2014, the Urban Habitat Award recognizes the contributions of tall buildings to the urban realm. The winners this year were chosen for influencing their environment and cultural context intelligently, adding social sustainability to their immediate site and wider context. See all of the finalists and the winner after the break.