Long Sleeve Skywalk – Jiangsu,China

The Long Sleeve Skywalk is a simple but graceful integration of complicated urban functions with poetic space. Straddling across several river systems and a express way (Xuning Road), the Long Sleeve Skywalk is located on Xuning Road, Suining County, Jiangsu Province. It connects the focal point of the county, Harmony Square, to the Forest Plaza across the road. The main bridge spans 635m across, with … Continue reading Long Sleeve Skywalk – Jiangsu,China

Listen the sounds from the world-Xian,China

There is an international dream fantasizing about the other side of the world. The whole idea is a spirit of adventure and whimsy, and the unending curiosity of what can be found on the other side. With a garden to design in Xian, China, we couldn’t resist:  In the garden we have created the result of this overzealous dig: the point that the hole emerges … Continue reading Listen the sounds from the world-Xian,China

Quarry Garden in Botanical Garden, Shanghai, China, 2010

At the stone pit east-west “eyes” have been dug out of the severely weathered surface of the mountain. The platform-a section left over from quarrying-and a terrace to its north are made up of layers of retaining wall construction to avoid landslides. The site has an overall difference in height of about 30m and a more than 20m deep clear pool complete with islands of … Continue reading Quarry Garden in Botanical Garden, Shanghai, China, 2010