2020 Galleries

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Galleries // 2020 Spark:Space // Somerset IOC

Somerset IOC


Competition: Spark:Space
Designer: Tao Huang - Creative Director
Design Type: Hotel & Lodging
Company / Organization / School: ShenZhen Trinity Interior Design
Website: http://www.sz31design.com
Team Members: Tao Huang & Zhihong Li

ASCOTT is the world's famous international serviced residence owner and operator. Leading the trends and extracting local features constitute the principles guiding the highly-synergized cooperation between 31 Design and ASCOTT. Located on the bank of the Qiantang River and overlooking the river landscapes, the project is an important part of Hangzhou International Office Center, a large landmark complex soon to be completed. Following the core philosophy featuring warmth and harmony of SOMERSET brand under ASCOTT, designers are committed, by working hard on Hangzhou, a picturesque city, to tap into its unique aesthetic quality and cultural legacy with a focus on modern context and sustainability, and breathing into the space an artistic conception of Oriental white space and a touching spirit of elegance, to the building of a homely, comfortable housing for global elites. The simple, natural and smooth design will arouse in residents an endless imagination of a pleasant life, and set up a new and forward-looking standard for high-end long-term rental apartment.