Hong Luo Clubhouse
Designer: Qun Dang (MAD Design, http://www.i-mad.com)
Where: Beijing, China
Concept: A peaceful retreat for the residential district’s club members
Client: Beijing Earth Real Estate Develops Company
POI: The main entrance to the club is 1.3m below sea level giving the impression visitors are walking in the lake. The outdoor pool as well is at submerged into the lake.
Red Ribbon, Tanghe River Park
Designer: Kongjian Yu (Turenscape, http://www.turenscape.com/english)
Location: Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China
Concept: A minimal design to affect a dramatic improvement to the landscape
Client: The Landscape Bureau, Qinhuangdao City
POI: Located on the outskirts of the city, the site was originally a derelict garbage dump. The winding ribbon bench is made of fiberglass and steel and illuminates the boardwalk at night.
Designer: Ai Wei Wei
Concept: Small sized studio residential unit utilizing simple construction techniques and exposed building materials within the dwellings
Client: Mao Ran
POI: The design is composed of 70% grey and 30% red bricks. The design allows for individual outdoor spaces as well as a shared public courtyard.
Designer: Zhuang Shen (Atelier Deshaus, http://www.deshaus.com/)
Where: Huale Rd, Qingpu, Shanghai, China
Concept: To humanise and create a friendly atmosphere in the space which is otherwise surrounded by vacant lots, uncertainty and randomness is evoked through spatial tension.
Client: Qingpu New Town
POI: An elevated high passes on the eastern side allowing the form to be seen from various eye levels, altitudes and speeds.