JLL appoints Kan Chan as Head of Architecture
(16 January 2023, Hong Kong) JLL today announced the appointment of Kan Chan as Head of Architecture, Project & Development Services (PDS) at JLL in Hong Kong, Korea and [...]
Susheel Koul named CEO of Work Dynamics, Asia Pacific, JLL
(13 January 2023, Singapore) JLL has appointed Susheel Koul as CEO for Work Dynamics in Asia Pacific. He succeeds Jordi Martin, who retires from the company at the end of [...]
“The Gate of Blessings” – Winner of the HKIA Idea Design Competition
(9 January 2023, Hong Kong) Days ahead until Lunar New Year, the winner of the HKIA Idea Design Competition – organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA) and [...]
HKGBC launches The “HKGBC Retrofitting Guidebook”
(10 January 2023, Hong Kong) The Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) launches the “HKGBC Retrofitting Guidebook” today at the launching ceremony. The ceremony invited [...]
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 [...]
Celebrating the Coexistence of Old and New
Farrells recently completed Hangzhou Winland Center in China, located on the banks of the Grand Canal – a UNESCO World Heritage site. The [...]
Eco Expo Asia 2022 concludes with increased participation
Eco Expo Asia 2022, jointly organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and co-organised by the [...]
The Hoa Mai Furniture Design Competition 2022
The Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of HCMC (HAWA) and the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) recently announced the finalists and [...]
Düsseldorf Green Pyramid: Europe’s largest green façade
This living, breathing building with more than 30,000 plants is architecture’s response to climate change. Already proudly a green city, in [...]
Lumina Shanghai by Henderson Land
The 280-meter-tall Lumina Shanghai, developed by Henderson Land Group and designed by Gensler, is the tallest skyscraper in the Xuhui Riverside [...]
Thames City unveils bespoke hospitality spaces designed by AB Concept
(2 August 2022, London) Thames City, a prestigious collection of prime properties located on the unique riverside location of Nine Elms in [...]
Building a world of luxury spa experiences
Grand Lisboa Palace Resort Macau is the newest milestone development of SJM Resorts, S.A. (SJM) in the Cotai district, and also the latest [...]
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 [...]
Hong Kong ranks 5th in Top Cities for Cross-Border Investment
(19 January 2023, Hong Kong) Hong Kong ranks fifth in the top target cities for cross-border investment, returning to the top five after a [...]
Office market will see obvious improvement in the second half of 2023
(19 January 2023, Hong Kong) The overall Grade A office vacancy rate rose to 12.1% as of the end of last year due to new completions, according [...]

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.