CLOU has designed the 7,200 sqm mixed-use project as a series of sculptural cubic volumes creating outdoor terraces and courtyard spaces. Red-dyed precast concrete panels will be hung from the structure to emphasize the monolithic appearance of the building’s architectural grid. A 500 sqm reading room and bookstore is combined with a 600 sqm city…
CLOU’s first Kindergarten building received planning permission
The 11.000 sqm building houses 28 kindergarten classes, activity rooms, a multifunctional hall and a training centre. Once in full operation it will become the new centre of child education in Zhongshan for 700 children. The Kindergarten has been designed for QTone and is scheduled to open at the end of 2017.
FRAME publication: ‘Wedding entourages deserve a little more from bridal boutiques than the traditional and overrated glasses of champagne.’
Beijing wedding planners Jiuxi reimagines its services with 21st century relevance in an exhibition designed by CLOU architects (text by: Isabel Dingle, FRAME Editor). Read more on FRAME web.
Designboom feature: CLOU's neon-lit design for Jiuxi Wedding Exhibition
Find designboom’s publication of our palazzo inspired interiors here.
CLOU's Changfeng Jie Vanke Showcase in Taiyuan has opened to the public
An existing boiler room has been painted red and wrapped in a new façade of glass bricks, providing a dramatic light-filled space. Located in Taiyuan ‘The Cube’ holds a 2,000 sqm showcase and library.
Vanke Daxing office tower is about to top out
The 28-story tower is nearly at its maximum height of 124 meters.
‘Palazzo’ floor patterns meet neon lights as level 4 of CLOU’s Chaowai 'Jewellery Box' is racing towards its December 2016 completion date
CLOU designed the interiors of the 4th level of the Chaowai ‘Jewellery Box’ for wedding planning firm Jiuxi. For a contemporary look we created a modernized interpretation of traditional Italian palazzo floor patterns combined with three colour variants of terrazzo flooring, black anodized steel cladding and stabilized aluminium foam wall panelling. Large rotating mirror walls…
CLOU’s ‘free play’ kindergarten interiors for NOBO is moving on to final design stage
These spaces support social connectivity among the 12 kindergarten classes providing a forum for ‘free play’ and multifunctional activities. CLOU attempts to create a building of learning and discovery. A music room, an art studio and a library with direct access from the central spaces complement the classroom activities. Even back of house program such…
MIPIM Asia Awards announces CLOU’s Vanke Jiugong as a winner in the category ‘Best Retail Development’
Winners are awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze recognition during the 2016 MIPIM Asia Awards Dinner based on the jury’s decision as well as the delegates public vote. The event takes place In Hong Kong on November 29 and 30. We will keep you posted on whether it’s going to be Gold, Silver or Bronze recognition