Shenzhen Book City

CompanyAtelier Global Limited
Lead DesignerFrankie Lui, Justin Law
Design TeamJeffrey He, Yiquan Liu , Zhiqiang Huang
ClientShenzhen Publication & Distribution Group
Prize(s)3rd Place in Architecture Categories / New Commercial Building
Entry Description

Book City is a dynamic& responsive architecture to provides interactive environment open to public. The idea of cultural street along site perimeter grows into the building and escalates vertically through terraces& atrium,vertical form of cultural space& book program brings unprecedented interact experience to readers. Facade composes of vertical shading devices to filter sunlight at different angles to remind the dynamic motion of flipping books. Large façade openings were designed next to large terraces,the substantial amount of existing greenery bring nature&fuses seamlessly with interior.

Bio

awards:

2002 Hong Kong Young Architect Award, HKIA
2003 Hong Kong Young Architect Award, Asia Cultural Council
2004 20 Architects for the 21st Century, HKIA
2009 Best Paper Award (Design Category), HKIA Journal
2010 President's Prize, HKIA
2012 President's Prize, HKIA
2013 Merit Award, HKIA Cross-Strait Architectural Design Symposium & Awards


Affiliation:
2000 Registered Architect, HKARB
2000 Full Member, HKIA
2005 Full Member, HK Designers Association
2007 LEED, U.S. Green Building Council



Frankie Lui and Anita Lo founded Atelier Global Limited in 2007.

Awards and Prize

2017
Most Valuable Services Awards in Hong Kong 2017, Hong Kong Most Valuable Companies - Best Renowned Architectural Design Company in Hong Kong

SHENZHEN LONGHUA BOOK MALL
Tender Winner - Architecture and Interior Design

CHANGSHA DIN DIN CREATIVITY CENTRE, CHINA
HKIA Cross-Strait Architectural Design Awards, Silver
A’ Design Award, Silver

SHENYANG VANKE SALES OFFICE, CHINA
A’ Design Award – Interior Design, Silver

VANKE HONGSHUWAN SHOW FLAT, CHINA
A’ Design Award – Interior Design, Bronze
International Design Award – Interior Design, Bronze
Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards for Elite - Model House, Award

GEMDALE PLAZA, CHINA
HKIA Cross-Strait Architectural Design Awards – Interior Design, Nominated Award
a&d Trophy Awards 2017 – Commercial, Retail or Office, Certificate of Excellence

2016
CHANGSHA DIN DIN CREATIVITY CENTRE, CHINA
A&D Trophy Awards Asia-Pacific Award
International Design Awards, Gold Winner
Best Commercial Building of the Year, Kinpan Award

GEMDALE PLAZA, CHINA
Best Commercial Building of the Year – Interior Design, Kinpan Award China