Eras and cultures playfully interact in Linehouse's design for the Chinese flagship location of the shared community office space WeWork in Weihai Lu, Shanghai. Completed in 2016, the five thousand five hundred square meters space is at once charming and quaint, respectful of the heritage of its ancient location while celebrating its thoroughly modern purpose.
WeWork opens "whimsical" China flagship in former opium factory
WeWork Weihai Lu by Linehouse. Shanghai studio Linehouse has transformed a former opium factory with green-painted metalwork and pastel-coloured terrazzo to create the Chinese flagship for co-working company WeWork.