Articles tagged China


FUO reflects the vanity and style of people who wear hats

WUHAN, China – Lukstudio’s design for hat specialists FUO’s compact boutique quite literally reflects artistry, millinery, and the qualities of its customers.


Better Life, Better Work: the 39th edition of CIFF to take place in Guangzhou in March

GUANGZHOU – The spring edition of the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), the world’s largest furniture exhibition, kicks off next month.


Nike+ Run Club lets you run in a Tron-like space

SHANGHAI – With immersive technology, the Nike+ Run Club pop-up hub in Times Square expands the indoor-running experience. 

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MORE and AIM challenge traditional Chinese urbanism

JIAXING – Ten years ago, the city was a mass of agricultural land. Now, it is surrounded by industrial buildings and residential compounds.


Li Hao sets up a series of follies to represent the local stories of a cultural town

LONGLI – A collection of installations, set up on the outskirts of an old town in the south of China, relates directly to the stories of the local area.


GB Space juxtaposes technology and nostalgia at a Chinese café

BEIJING – Although PH Coffee’s Beijing location is kitted out with the latest technological devices, design firm GB Space recognized society’s penchant for nostalgic sentiments and its longing …


Workers inhabit the walls in Linehouse's design for NextEV

SHANGHAI – In a studio for a Chinese electric-car company, Linehouse houses the central working area in a shifting timber-and-glass shell.

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Mi Zhang’s dust collection is an attempt to improve air quality in a polluted Chinese city

QUYANG – Thanks to its rich mineral resources, the city of Quyang in Northeast China boasts some of the largest mining and stone-working industries in the country.


One Plus Partnership translates social-media speak into a Hong Kong restaurant

HONG KONG – #OMG. It’s not an exclamation; it’s the name of an internet-inspired restaurant by One Plus Partnership. 


ARTTA beams colour onto the quiet streets of Fanling with its boutique cinema

FANLING – Hong Kong-based ARTTA Concept Studio designs its fourth boutique cinema commission for Golden Harvest.


Campaign implements opulence and theatre for Youngor’s flagship

WUXI – Youngor sets to challenge Burberry as one of the largest fashion houses with its flagship by Campaign. 


X+Living's Chinese hotel targets millennials

HANGZHOU – Wheat Youth Arts Hotel by X+Living stages a series of installations to encourage guest interaction.