Exhibition space created by bricklaying robots, by Archi-Union Architects

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Archi-Union Architects. Architect.- Philip F Yuan of Archi-Union Architects
Fabrication company
Fab-Union Intelligent Engineering
Design team
Alex Han, Xiangping Kong, Tianrui Zhu, Qinrong Liu
Structural engineer.- Rui Wang, Junchao Shen, Xiaofeng Zhang, Jin Wang Interior designer.- Xuwei Wang, Xiaoming Chen
Construction equipment
Yong Liu, Changying Jiang, Xi Li Philip F Yuan, Yuchen Hu, Liming Zhang, Wen Zhang
Fabrication Team
Philip F Yuan, Yuchen Hu, Liming Zhang, Wen Zhang

Philip F. Yuan. Archi-Union Architects

Archi-Union Architects. Founded in 2003 by Dr. Philip F. Yuan (Professor, CAUP, Tongji University), Archi-Union Architects is a Shanghai-based architectural design firm which is a Grade A design qualification certified by Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development. It provides solutions to architectural problems through a combination of academic research and practice, specializing in architecture, urban planning and interior design. Archi-Union employs more than 60 people of all design and construction disciplines and has successfully completed more than 20 projects in the past decade.

Archi-Union has managed to introduce a design style that is an amalgam of the global trends and the local traditional architectural approach. From this stems the low-tech digital fabrication method ‘Digital Tectonics’ which merges the concepts of tectonic construction and ecology that are catalyzed through a parametric design process, in essence combining digital technology and craftsmanship.

Archi-Union’s projects have been reported by many international and national architectural design media, like T+A, UED, UA, Arquitectura Viva, Abitare China, AD China, Dezeen, Archdaily and METALOCUS.      



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