“each layer could be for residential, commercial uses or as green strips for relaxation. each layer is only 4m deep, such that one passes quickly walking from one layer to the next. from small eateries to cozy shops to intimate green lanes to residences, in a short time, one passes through a succession of differences, a bodily traversing of concrete urban richness.” – kuu architects

06/06/2012 § 2 Comments

photograph:  jeremy san
architecture: kuu architects, changle lu spa (2011)

 

i can’t remember the first time i came across kuu architects blog.  but its been a constant source of inspiration over the past several years.  above is a renovation project for a spa at changle road.  check out their work!

 

meet me for tea on the roof

a young hare

 

 

notes:

[title]     today’s title was taken from kuu’s blog post “when we walk“, which contains musing on urban design strategies for the former french concession.

[image]     also from their website.  photo credits belong to jeremy san.

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