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Wed 11.7.

Waterside Buddhist Shrine by ArchStudio

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.07.2018 - Tagged as:

Waterside Buddhist Shrine by ArchStudio

Photographer: Wang Ning, Jin Weiqi

This is a place for Buddhist mediation, thinking and contemplation as well as a place satisfying the needs of daily life. The building is located in the forest by the riverside. Along the river, here is a mound, behind which is a great stretch of open field and sporadic vegetable greenhouses. The design started from the connection between the building and nature, adopts the method of earthing to hide the building under the earth mound while presenting the divine temperament of nature with flowing interior space. A place with power of perception where trees, water, Buddha and human coexist is thus created. (more…)

Tue 6.2.

Twisting Courtyard by ArchStudio

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.02.2018 - Tagged as:

Twisting Courtyard by ArchStudio

Photographer: Wang Ning and Jin Weiqi


Twisting courtyard is located in Paizihutong, Dashilar Area, Beijing. It used to be a Siheyuan with one single entry. The purpose of the improvement is to upgrade the necessary infrastructure needed for modern life, thus turning this traditional courtyard, which mainly serve as a residence, into an attractive public space of Beijing Inner City. (more…)