Shen Shen Garden – Private office in a garden of ease and peace by Yushe Yuzhu
challenge: Shen Shen GardenArchitects: location: Shanghai, ChinaPhotographs with the aid of: (T+E) Hu Yijie
have completed their Shen Shen lawn project in Shanghai, China. at first look, you might assume it's miles a normal current domestic however if you step interior, you'll discover that this modern building is certainly an office constructing with a few living areas as nicely. That became the entire point of the design in which running need to experience as relaxed as enjoyable in your own home. To moreover create a feeling of harmony, the architects made sure to keep maximum of the present timber, growing a feeling that the constructing is supposed to grow up some of the timber.
The project is positioned at a personal garden in suburban Shanghai, which has a high-quality view of bushes with coloration in overdue spring. by dwelling and operating right here faraway from the hustle and bustle of town, the proprietor tries to are trying to find a balance among present day lifestyles and his inner international.
It’s an area for dancing and sitting in meditation, crying and giggling as well as thinking and whispering. It’s such a temper that ‘whilst one turned into unoccupied with business, his way become smooth.’
the connection between constructing and tress is emphasized in layout. The architects try and reserve most of existing timber with least eliminate and addition. The constructing is supposed to ‘develop up’ among trees.
which is more essential, building or bushes? Are bushes embraced inside the building? Or is the building hidden in trees? that is no need to find the solution.
built with undeniable concrete the building has a raw surface of hand-made marks, which complements its vitality among bushes. Concrete walls of various heights stretch among building and trees to create shiny spaces with a sense of each cleanness and variedness.
It’s a journey starting from access to the lawn, which moves via bushes with colour and partitions of concrete, by way of leaving busy city lifestyles in the back of.
The constructing has three components for working, enjoyable and living related through terraces and corridors. people who stroll thru it could have an intimate contact with trees. by means of window openings the architects define frames of nature indoors. The owner ought to sense an expansion of nature scenes in extraordinary seasons.
Tears in eyes once I’m leaving here each time, for I’m in deep love with the ‘shen shen garden’, a lawn of ease and peace.