Swire Properties & South China University of Technology launch Taikoo Hui, Guangzhou “Places Impact Report”
(17 March 2023, Guangzhou) Swire Properties and the South China University of Technology (SCUT) launched “The Creative Transformation of Taikoo Hui Guangzhou” Places [...]
The Oval Partnership opens Singapore office
The Oval Partnership is pleased to announce the opening of our Singapore office, which is headed up by two principals, Olivier Lopion and Nik Pase. This exciting new chapter [...]
“Construction Innovation & Technology Fund” supports the industry to adopt “Smart Site Safety System”
(15 March 2022, Hong Kong) The “Construction Industry Innovation and Technology Fund” (CITF) will subsidise the industry to adopt “Smart Safety Construction System [...]
Pritzker Prize-winning architect Tadao Ando selected for MPavilion 10
(15 March 2023, Melbourne, Australia) The Naomi Milgrom Foundation today announced that it has awarded Pritzker Prize-winner Tadao Ando with the commission for MPavilion 10 in [...]
Building an icon of visual culture into Hong Kong’s skyline
Permasteelisa Hong Kong steps up to the challenge of creating a facade worthy of West Kowloon Cultural District’s museum for moving image [...]
Insight into the latest engineering and design marvel – Galleria in Gwanggyo
From its rustic yet modern facade to the intricately engineered elevation, Galleria in Gwanggyo is a landmark building located in the new town of [...]
Green Building Award 2023 is calling for nominations
(15 March 2023, Hong Kong) The Green Building Award (GBA), co-organised by the Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) and the Professional [...]
ARCHIDEX 2023 focuses on the future of architecture
(14 March 2023, KUALA LUMPUR) ARCHIDEX, the Asia’s Leading Architecture Business Event is set to reopen its doors this 26 to 29 July at the [...]
Chongqing Lijia Smart Hall
Sitting at the Lijia Intelligent Park in the municipality of Chongqing, the 15,000 square meters Lijia Smart Hall is expected to become a central [...]
11 SKIES Welcomes First Phase Completion – Two highly engineered façade types bring project to life
Described as a ‘game-changing retailtainment destination’, New World Development’s HK$20 billion 11 SKIES mixed-use development at SKYCITY, [...]
The RITZ-CARLTON, Fukuoka to open its doors on June 21, 2023
(7 March 2023, Fukuoka, Japan) – The Ritz-Carlton, Fukuoka will open its doors on June 21, 2023, welcoming guests to the prefectural capital of [...]
Autograph Collection reaches new heights in Vietnam with Vinpearl Landmark 80
(23 February 2023, Ho Chi Minh City) A spectacular landmark on the skyline of Ho Chi Minh City, Vinpearl Landmark 81 – Autograph Collection is [...]
The Indochine-Vietnamese Wood-fire Kitchen by PANORAMA Design
The Vietnamese word SẾP is originated from the French word “Chef”, the design of this fine dining restaurant in bustling Central area of [...]
fws_work brings a sense of tranquility into an apartment in Taiwan
Residence W is designed by fws_work to bring a sense of tranquility to a home overlooking the city of Qinpu, known for its fast development and [...]
Real estate investors say pricing and interest rate uncertainties are influencing capital deployment in Asia Pacific
(6 March 2023, Hong Kong) Global real estate investors acknowledge they will encounter a fresh set of challenges in 2023, identifying pricing and [...]
Rebounding sales momentum driven by the border reopening
Knight Frank launches the latest Hong Kong Monthly Report. Market sentiment generally improved with the positive impact of the border reopening [...]

The 280-meter-tall Lumina Shanghai, developed by Henderson Land Group and designed by Gensler, is the tallest skyscraper in the Xuhui Riverside District.

A sophisticated yet modern setting was derived by juxtaposition of Indochine-Vietnamese features and wood-fire inspired material palettes. Re-interpretation of the spatial order of a typical Indochine-Vietnamese mansion has been adopted to give hierarchy, layers and details to the space.