Flowing From History to Renew

Li Yan
Global Manager
PTW Architects, Sydney

PTW is a famous Australian architect firm with a century-old history comparable to modern architecture. During the process of designing a series of office space for urban renewal, PTW put forward the concept of workplace design based on environmental and historical elements and more elastic in spatial rhythm, which arouses the complex thinking of urban space renewal in the 21st century. PTW's design concept is the contemporary speculation and balance of Shenzhen's architectural design in pursuit of speed and efficiency. It has a very important enlightenment for Chinese architects and owners.