S.H.A.W. Architecture & Design Studio is based in Shanghai, where it was founded in 2013. SHAWADS works interdependently with clients, focusing on small businesses throughout China and abroad — from landscape and architecture projects to interior design, furniture design, product design and graphic design.
Commission by Gemdale Corporation East China and AssBook Group, to design outdoor module facilities for the Octopus Square at Greenland community in Nanxiang, Shanghai, that to encourage and improve the activities for the local residents and especially to aid the so-called "Guangchangwu" dancing lady, which is a national wide phenomenon of the 50s and 60s. Our studio sketched the first two module concept and prototyped the dual powered with solar panel for the basic signage lighting and cctv recording, and plug power for the spot lighting and sound system, which offers bluetooth link and usb plugin. The Hubhut Gold provide both sides open shelf storage for the dancers of temporary place their belongs, i.e. water bottles and exchange clothes etc. plus the lower ones serves as the seat for changing shoes. The iHut White condensed the functionality and provide more space for temporary activities such as light exhibitions and parties, musical booth etc. These two module will also experience a year run test and feedbacks from the users for the 2.0 upgrade.