Modular House

Modular HouseVirginia Beach, VAType/ ResidentialTime/ 2020-2021Client/ PrivateStatus/ DesignOne important value of design is transforming constraints into features. In the renovation of this beautiful beach house, the large piles on ground floor make the layout difficult to rearrange as well as leave bump outs and small soffits throughout as shown in the Before photos. In our renovation design, we turn those piles …

SeatScape

SeatScapeGuangzhou, ChinaType/ ExhibitTime/ 2016Client/ Global Garden Life FestivalTeam/ GARC + DOT StudioManufacturing Collaborator/ Guangdong Shunde Boscher Furniture Co., LTD Plant Product Collaborator/ Guangzhou Ludanya Art and Craft Co., LTD Outdoor furnishing plays a crucial role in fostering social interactions and people‚Äôs contact with nature. However, a piece of outdoor furniture is often designed to serve one single function. It lacks …

Tangram

Tangram Cat HouseLocation / Guangzhou, ChinaType / ExhibitTime / 2016Client / Global Garden Life FestivalStatus / CompleteTeam / GARC + DOT StudioManufacturing Collaborator / JiangXi Province GuiZhu Development Co., LTDThrough local organizations or volunteers, there are usually two ways to help homeless cats. One is TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return); the other is for individuals to take care of them (foster care). Although TNR provides homeless …

Tree Apartment

Tree ApartmentTaiyuan, Shanxi, ChinaType/ Apartment Interior DesignTime/ 2016Client/ PrivateStatus/ CompleteThe Fang Apartment is a renovation project that challenges the stereotypical idea that the center of the apartment has to be an open space. The goal of this project is to create a compelling and dynamic way of connecting of all the spaces within the apartment, encouraging greater interaction between family members …