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Shang XIA / Kengo Kuma & Associates

  • 00:00 - 30 January, 2012
Shang XIA / Kengo Kuma & Associates
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Shanghai, China
  • Client

    Shang xia
  • Principal Use

    Retail
  • Stories

    1 story
  • Area

    126.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2010

Text description provided by the architects. SHANG XIA is a new brand under the umbrella of Hermes. Its concept was developed to embrace and integrate the essence of a 21st century contemporary Asian aesthetic. Using natural wood and sandstone combined together with high tech fiber a clean, elegant, harmonious and seamless environment was created. The fabric (triaxially folded) that covers the entire interior of the shop was heat-treated and shaped in Japan. It is a material which comes between cloth and plastic, which can retain the softness of natural cloth and strength of shape-memory texture.

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Cite: "Shang XIA / Kengo Kuma & Associates" 30 Jan 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/199756/shang-xia-kengo-kuma-associates/> ISSN 0719-8884
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