July 2017
Linehouse Shortlisted for World Interior of the Year 2017!
Linehouse project WeWork Weihai Lu has been shortlisted in the Office category for World Interior of the Year 2017. Finalists of each category will be announced at the INSIDE festival in Berlin in 2017. We’re in great company, with more than a third of the 78 finalists coming from Greater China. The INSIDE Festival is a three day festival that shines a spotlight on the people, projects and developments that are changing the face of global interiors. It is the sister festival of World Architecture Festival that takes place at the same time.




June 2017
Linehouse Joins AD100 List - The 100 Most Influential Architects and Designers in China 2017
Linehouse are excited to join the ranks of the 2017 AD100. We were additionally honoured with Office Interior for our project WeWork Weihai Road. AD100 is a biennial list created by Architectural Digest celebrating the top 100 architects and designers across the country. The “Best of” are awarded from a shortlist of well-designed office projects in various categories. The results were announced at an event held at the new Fosun Bund Financial Centre, coinciding with AD China’s 6th anniversary celebrations.




June 2017
Linehouse shortlisted at INDE. Awards
Linehouse were shortlisted in two categories - The Design Studio and The Work Space. The Design Studio honours the practice that thinks forward, creates voraciously and changes perceptions. Our projects Nio Brand Creative Studio and WeWork Weihai Lu were part of the shortlist of eight. The INDE. Awards are a new awards program in the Asia Pacific region.




May 2017
Welcome to Shanghai, Herschel Supply!
Herschel Supply threw a welcome get-to-know-you for media and friends over at Design Republic’s event space. It’s great to see these awesome bags reaching the cool kids in China. Meanwhile, Herschel’s new workspace – designed by Linehouse –is currently under construction. Stay tuned for a look inside their new laneway space.




March 2017
Roam Away from Home... In Bali.
We’re out of the office for a week, working remotely at Roam in beautiful Bali. Roam is an experimental coliving and coworking community with five locations across the world. The Ubud outpost is a former apartment building replete with pool, reshaped by locally based architect Alexis Dornier. The Roam life is suiting us well - working in an open air workspace, sampling outstanding F&B offerings and continuing our architour of the world; we’re happy to continue roaming a little longer.




February 2017
WeWork Weihai on Dezeen
Dezeen published an article on the whimsical co-working space WeWork.




February 2017
Urbis Magazine Profile
Briar Hickling, Linehouse co-founder talks to New Zealand magazine Urbis about the competitive world of interior design in China. Check out the article titled ‘Designing the Dragon, Briar Hickling; whose commercial work is turning heads in Shanghai’.




January 2017
ALLSH 2 now open
The second store for ALLSH designed by Linehouse has now opened its doors. Final photographs coming soon.




December 2016
Linehouse does Naoshima!
Linehouse team did a one week archi-tour of the Japanese islands of Naoshima, Inujima and Teshima. We Experienced some of our favourite artists and architects including Tado Ando, Olafur Eliasson, Sanna and James Turrell. The highlight for all of us was the night viewing at the Chi Chi museum by James Turrrell. Nothing beats experiencing the master of light and space in Japan!




December 2016
Teahouse coming soon
Demolition for Linehouse’s new Tea House project is complete. Located in an old industrial warehouse a beautiful old brick ceiling was exposed as the layers were revealed.




November 2016
WeWork Weihai opening party
The WeWork China flagship, located in a former Opium Factory and artist residence, is now open. Amazing to see so many people enjoying the building and an awesome party after a lot of hard work.




November 2016
Linehouse receives 2 awards at the A&D Trophy Awards 2016 in Hong Kong
Cote & Ciel won Best Retail Certificate of Excellence and Bao Bao won Best Retail Certificate of Excellence at the Architecture and Design Awards, Asia-Pacific.




November 2016
Baoism turns one!
Beats, Baos and Bottles. Baoism, designed by Linehouse, turned 1 year old and the birthday bash was celebrated with a collaborative custom menu featuring Nat Alexander. Delicious Baos!




November 2016
NextEv Nio Brand Creative Studio now finished
Designed by Linehouse, the office for Electric car company Nio Brand Creative Studio is now finished. An inhabitable oak structure occupies the space layered with an etched glass skin which creates an ephemeral working environment.




September 2016
N3on featured on DETAIL
German Magazine features Linehouse project N3ON.




September 2016
Cote&Ciel shortlist in the 2016 Blueprint Awards
Linehouse project Côte&Ciel has been shortlisted in the Best Small Project Category of the 2016 Blueprint Awards.




September 2016
New Photographs Now Online
New photographs of our Fish Market project in Shanghai are now live on our website. See the full selection here.




July 2016
Second N3ON by Coterie Opens in Shanghai Disneyland
N3ON is a new eyewear concept shop by accessories and eyewear retailer, Coterie. Following the success of N3ON in 2015, Shanghai Disneyland is now home for the second N3ON shop. This location includes an interactive installation for the young visitors to enjoy.




April 2016
New BAOBAO Launches at Tongji University
Over the past year we have been working closely with steamed bun purveyor 甘其食 BAOBAO on the design and launch of their 3rd generation shops. With six now open at locations including Alibaba campus (Hangzhou) and in Shanghai’s former French Concession, the newest BAOBAO is nestled among the greenery of Tongji University and features an outdoor terrace with layered graphics on sliding wooden panels.




February 2016
Archilovers Best Project 2015
Factory Five was selected from over 90,000 projects to be one of Archilovers best projects of 2015. Thanks Archilovers and fans. See more here




December 2015
Linehouse Profile in FRAME magazine
Globally renowned interior architecture and design magazine FRAME spoke with Alex Mok and Briar Hickling. A 5-page profile titled ‘Linehouse's architectural approach makes waves amid Shanghai's decorative mainstream spaces’ appears in the January / February issue.




December 2015
World Interior News Awards
Hosted at the Sky Garden in London, World Interior News’ Awards 2015 announced Linehouse as Emerging Interior Practice of the Year 2015. We were elated by the judges’ comments and it was an honour to receive the trophy in person at the Sky Garden in London. See more <a href-"https://officeinsight.com/officenewswire/win-awards-emerging-interior-practice-2015-judges-comments/">here</a>.




November 2015
Yixi 一席Talk at Power Station of Art
一席Yixi, China’s equivalent to TED Talks, invited Linehouse to share our vision at their most recent event at the Power Station of Art in Shanghai. Titled ‘The Performative Cityscape - Architecture and Storytelling’, co-founder Alex Mok spoke about the stories and concepts that inspired our projects. Visit Yixi’s site to watch the full lecture.




November 2015
New Studio
Linehouse now have a studio space of our very own. After growing out of our mezzanine at Factory Five, we have moved next door to Phase II of Anken Life. It’s the perfect location for welcoming our new team members as we expand our practice.




October 2015
Côte&Ciel Flagship Opens in Hong Kong
Côte&Ciel designs bags and accessories for urban nomads, inspired by the elemental collision between coast and sky. Linehouse was commissioned to design this retail flagship, located in Tung St in Hong Kong. See more here.




October 2015
Design for Asia Awards (DFA)
DFA Design for Asia Awards 2015 - a platform celebrating design excellence in Asia - recognised Linehouse with a Merit Award for our design of seafood shop Little Catch in Shanghai. See more here.




August 2015
Restaurant & Bar Design Awards 2015
Wild West themed hot dog shop Lone Ranger was shortlisted in this year’s Restaurant & Bar Design Awards.
See more here




July 2015
Food Talk
We took the train to Hangzhou for the weekend to present at 食话 Food Talk, a monthly forum encouraging discussion on all topics food related. "The Performative Landscape; Food & Performance" was the topic of Alex and Briar’s talk.




2015
Lone Ranger Hot Dog shop Featured Online
Our project has been featured on both Arch Daily and Design Boom.




2015
Factory Five featured on Hypebeast
Our work was featured on Hypebeast's highlights.




2015
Shenzhen Deli wins Silver DFA Award
We were awarded a Silver Award at the 2014 DFA awards.




2015
Shenzhen Deli featured on Dezeen
See the full article here.




2015
Shenzhen Deli featured on Arch Daily
See the project description here.