Posts Tagged ‘China’

Aesop shop in Hong Kong designed with naturally aged timber from chinese boats

Constructed from naturally aged timber from chinese boats, the Aesop shop is located in lane Crawford, Hong Kong and was designed by chinese/german architecture firm Cheungvogl.  The design is a representation of time and the history of the boat planks is visible through the warn quality of the wood. “No two wood pieces are the [...]

One of the most beautiful hotels in the world – coming soon

Atkins has won an international competition to design a resort hotel which is going to be built in a 100 meter deep quarry in the Songjiang district near to Shanghai in China. Although from these pictures the hotel looks almost unreal, the project is expected to be completed by May, 2009. The quarry will protect [...]