hutongs are a type of narrow street or alley, commonly associated with northern chinese cities, most prominently beijing. recently, a growing number of hutongs are being renovated by contemporary chinese architects in order to house new programs.

hutongs (33 articles)

hutongs are a type of narrow street or alley, commonly associated with northern chinese cities, most prominently beijing. recently, a growing number of hutongs are being renovated by contemporary chinese architects in order to house new programs.

mar 14, 2017

ming gu design revives the historic 'lai yard' house in nanjing, china

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the interiors are brushed with deep, earthy colors that are met with contrasting effects of light and »

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dec 30, 2016

OEU-ChaO transforms beijing hutong into a cosy, cabin-like home

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three separate building installations turned this dark, cramped house into a bright and aerated modern home.

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dec 05, 2016

people's architecture office custom designs plugin house for historic beijing hutong

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the scheme replaces part of a previously existing dwelling and adds new functions such as a kitchen and »

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dec 01, 2016

B.L.U.E architecture studio maximizes storage space within beijing hutong

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the tenement has been renovated to comfortably house a family of three generations; all within the space of »

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