This Day in History: Palace of Sino-Soviet Friendship Completed

The 'wedding cake' still stands today with a Soviet star atop its gilded spire.

by Ned Kelly, 05 March 2020

Spotlight: John Low, Co-founder of Laguarda.Low

Laguarda.Low is an international architecture firm that is no stranger to rapid development in China.

by Phoebe Kut, 20 December 2019

Open Architecture Talk Building a Gallery Under a Hebei Sand Dune

Built into and beneath a sand dune on the beaches at Beidaihe district, UCCA Dune is the home of "one of the few remaining un-destroyed dunes in northern China."

by Bryan Grogan, 21 October 2019

Designing a Honeycomb-Inspired Hotel in Sichuan's Countryside

A short distance from the big city, this secluded paradise awaits.

by Matthew Bossons, 23 July 2019

A Mixed-Use Complex That Reflects Modern Hangzhou

When an industrial complex becomes hip.

by Dominic Ngai, 22 May 2019

A Hotel Renovation Inspired by Chongqing's Vast Topography

For the Nanshanli Hotel project, Linjian Design Studio brought the surrounding greenery into the property.

by Dominic Ngai, 12 April 2019

Spotlight: Ian Douglas-Jones, Founder of Atelier I-N-D-J

The Shanghai-based British architect on the rise of design consciousness and his Design Shanghai showpiece.

by Dominic Ngai, 19 March 2019

A Deserted Shanghai Factory Transforms into a Modern Teahouse

Design firm Linehouse reimagines an elevated ritual.

by Dominic Ngai, 13 March 2019

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