Wutopia Lab recently designed an entirely white Zhongshu Bookstore in Xi’an – one of the most ancient cities in China which used to be the capital for 13 dynasties – with 300 tonnes of steel and 30,000m of light strips.
The demand for flexible working spaces that encourage collaboration and the generation of innovative ideas, is ever-increasing. As a result, spaces are now evolving beyond open-plan layouts into multipurpose spaces. These involve the creation of different ‘zones’ that support many different working purposes.
The Polar Bear is a life-size sculpture made from thousands of shards of stone, individually cut and polished to achieve the one cohesive piece. Like a multi-dimensional tapestry built up over a period of 10 years.