819 Shanxi Bei Lu

Old Shikumen House finds new life as a creative office

Main features:

  • New structuring and vertical circulation
  • Use of reclaimed material such as wood, windows and door, stone, marble and lighting
  • Façade design and maximization of light.
  • Layout and vertical circulation maintaining the Shikumen origins
  • Cooperation with other design teams and Jing’an government
  • Creating of central patios with traditional stone works


  • Location: Shanghai, China
  • Client:     Build Shanghai Co.
  • Area:       600 sqm
  • Site:        250 sqm
  • Cost:       1,100,000 RMB