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Masquerade
by 123 Architects

123 Architects

123 Architects has converted a two-storey industrial building into a photography studio with a futuristic aesthetic in Beijing.

The studio was designed to appear as an art gallery with a surrealistic atmosphere. The futuristic design of the building compliments its industrial history, creating a surrealistic atmosphere.

The facade comprises organic surfaces that curve away from the original front, forming space for a balcony that extends from the second floor.

The second storey features a circular-shaped lounge, with walls covered in fabrics cut into bold graphic shapes.


This project has been longlisted in the rebirth project category of Dezeen Awards 2020.

Architect: 123 Architects
Project: Masquerade

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