Urbanus Architecture & Design
Mr. LIU Xiaodu is a founding partner of URBANUS. Co-founded with partners MENG Yan and WANG Hui in 1999, Urbanus has become one of the most influential architectural design firms in China. With offices in Beijing and Shenzhen, the work of Urbanus covers a wide range; from cultural institutions to residential buildings, from urban public spaces to government offices, from renovations of old urban areas to new large-scale urban complexes, many of the works have become new landmarks of contemporary urban life.
The projects have received numerous prominent awards and have been exhibited and published worldwide. Mr.LIU has served as the academic committee member of the Shenzhen Hong Kong Bi-city Biennale and as a guest professor and jury member at HKU School of Architecture and Hunan University. He is also a frequent lecturer at academic institutions around the world and has served on the jury for numerous international competitions.
Dafen Art Museum, Shenzhen. Partner in Charge: Meng Yan, Liu Xiaodu. Photography by Wu Qiwei. Courtesy of Urbanus Architecture & Design
Shum Yip Upperhills (South Zone) Soho, Shenzhen. Partners in Charge: Meng Yan, Liu Xiaodu. Project model. Courtesy of Urbanus Architecture & Design
Baishizhou 5 Villages, Research And Urban Design. Partner in Charge: Meng Yan, Liu Xiaodu. Analysis diagram. Courtesy of Urbanus Architecture & Design
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