With consumption upgrade permeating the field of upscale residences in China, aesthetic style of architectures, interior design & decorations as well as supporting services have become key considerations for high-net-worth individuals as purchasing a residence.
It was under such background that ONE-CU approached the interior design of a duplex villa in Xi’an, China. Based on the favorable site conditions and the architecture’s potential for transformation, the design team added a living scene that combines modern stylishness and Oriental humanism to the interior, and created a distinct living space exclusive to local context.
No.5 is a project designed by Covet & Noir. “We love working with creative clients, it makes for a really fun and collaborative design process. On this particular project our clients had been travelling the world for the past decade touring & recording music and really wanted to set up a home base for the first time. Photography by Edmund Dabney
Born from a close cooperation between client and architect, this family home designed by Benyei Architectural Studio is a testament to the sort of building that can come from a bold and compelling idea and an architect that can enhance such boldness while still maintaining a keen eye for sophistication and brevity. And while luxury was an underpinning facet of the build, it was a careful, tactful understanding of moderation that has helped turn it into something noteworthy. Photography by Zsolt Batár
ONE-CU created a model villa for “THE LANDSCAPE MANSION” — a residential property developed by Poly South China, which is located in Sihui, Zhaoqing, China. “Si” and “hui” in Chinese respectively mean “four” and “convergence”, the city was named so because four rivers converge in it. With a history of thousands of years and rapid development driven by surrounding prosperous cities including Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, Sihui has become an integration of the old and new and enjoys a supremely livable environment.
Casa Cabo designed by Dellekamp + Schleich is a refuge that invites those who inhabit it to experience the particular conditions of its environment, characterized by an arid nature of high temperatures, peculiar endemic vegetation and dry winds. Photography by Sandra Pereznieto