smith&hsu: hengyang teahouse in taipei smith&hsu: hengyang teahouse in taipei
dec 02, 2012

smith&hsu: hengyang teahouse in taipei

‘hengyang teahouse’ by smith&hsu, taipei, taiwanall images © smith&hsuall images courtesy of smith&hsu

 

 

telling the story of time, the ‘hengyang teahouse’ is a three-storey flagship establishment along hengyang road in taipei, taiwan by taiwanese firm smith&hsu. within an old building, the venue seats 109 diners while offering the brand’s entire collection of teas and products.contrasting the historical home, the contemporary interior accommodates the fashion of tea drinking as a cultural point of reference. 

 

 

view from entry

 

 

stairway to first floor

 

 

ground level

 

 

ground level

 

 

first floor dining area

 

 

first floor dining area

 

 

first floor dining area

 

 

second floor dining area

 

 

second floor dining area

 

 

second floor dining area

 

 

second floor dining area

 

 

patio

 

 

patio

 

 

upward view of patio

 

 

top view of patio

 

 

front elevation

 

 

floor plan / level 0

 

 

floor plan / level 1

 

 

floor plan / level 2

 

 

section

 

 

section

 

 

project info:

 

 

designer: carsten jörgensenarea: 326 sqmcompleted time: october 2012

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