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News about design in Greater China


Continuous Line


O-Office Architects in Shenzhen have completed a [gallery] space…The building, EMG Shenzhen, needed a continuous spiral staircase in the centre…with the architects designing a lit ribbon of very thin stone connecting the three floors”. Via EightSix.

More on Vega Zaishi Wang


After successfully staging her first ever solo show earlier this year, which featured the new collection “The Dark Night of the Soul”, Vega Zaishi Wang has finally opened her new store at Galeries Lafayette Beijing. Details.

Photo by Jonathan Leijonhufvud.

Graphic Design Exhibition Presented at Asia House by the Shenzhen Graphic Design Association

Graphic Design in China (GDC) is one of the most influential large-scale integrated design competitions. Run by Shenzhen Graphic Design Association (SGDA), it celebrates outstanding achievement in design and shows work by top designers alongside emerging talent…Under the theme ‘Design for China’s Future 2003-2013’, this pop-up exhibition will display the strength of Chinese design”. Taking place between 15-20 September 2014 at London’s Asia House. Find out more.

Original words via Asia House. Image via zitype.

ADC Traveling Exhibition: Shenzhen, China

"300 award-winning art pieces from the ADC 92nd / 93rd Annual Awards of Art + Craft in Advertising and Design, as well as the ADC Young Guns 11 Exhibition, are on display at OCT Art & Design Gallery in Shenzhen, China. The works range from print advertisements to graphic design, illustrations, photography, book design and package design, as well as interactive, motion, film and theatrical displays". More information.

Words via ADC Global.

More on NEEMIC


Watch out this Friday as NEEMIC will unveil their latest collection at a very special launch event. Design China contributor Chiara Maria Sassu sat down with NEEMIC co-founder and creative director Amihan Zemp beforehand to discuss the new line, sustainable fashion, and the future of the brand.

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Job Opportunity: KL&K Design


Our friends over at KL&K Design are looking to fill a number of positions in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Beijing. Find out more.

Job Opportunity: NeochaEDGE


Shanghai creative agency NeochaEDGE are looking for exceptional people to join their team. A wide variety of opportunities are presently open, including roles in editorial, architectural/environmental/interior design and graphic design. Find out more.

MadBull Design


MadBull Design rebrand a local hotel in Beijing. We just love the name of their studio. See more.

City to Hold First Design Biennale


"The first Hong Kong-Shenzhen Design Biennale will be held in Shenzhen from September to November, according to Shenzhen Industrial Design Profession Association. Professionals from more than 40 design associations, companies and academies in Shenzhen and Hong Kong will gather to showcase their designs, exchange ideas and seek cooperation…The biennale features eight exhibitions and eight public events, which will be held across the city, including [at] OCT Art and Design Gallery, OCT Bay and OCT-Loft in Nanshan District and Dalang Fashion Valley in Longhua New Area". Continue reading.

Liu Yang


Shanghai native Liu Yang is a furniture and industrial designer. She formally completed her MFA in Industrial Design at Rochester Institute of Technology, New York after receiving a BFA from East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai in 2010. She currently works for Ferber Design.