EXH - move from good to great. Based in Shanghai and founded in 2006, we strive for excellence in urban planning, architecture and interiors, whilst providing creative architectural solutions for clients who look for quality.
With seven years of experience planning and building in China, we have realised dozens of high quality projects and know how to turn constrains into potentials.
Our international team combines the best of two worlds, from technical knowledge to cultural inspirations.
Our Working Method
1. ANALYZING: requests, conditions and context 2. CONCEPTION: based on useful information 3. DEVELOPING PROJECT: concept strengthening technically applicable project development. Intensively working with engineers, municipalities and cost advisers to manage the preparation for production. 4. SITE SUPERVISION: quality control cost control site management design changes
We are aiming to balance and integrate all input strategically and intelligently. We take every effort to find the optimizing solutions with emphasis on a quality product.
We do custom made, practice with qualified management and construction, problem solving and innovative partners.
Our team is a group of architects with advanced professional knowledge and rich experience, who are thinking and exploring the Chinese and world culture by trying in a contemporary way.
1984-1988 Architecture study at Ingenieurschule Biel and
FHBB Dipl. Arch HTL
1988-1990 Architect in Hostettler Partner, Biel
1990-1992 Architect in B&S de Montmollin, Biel
1999-2001 Study of business administration at HSW Luzern,
Executive Master of business studies
1992-2006 Associate Herzog & de Meuron
2006- Now Partner of EXH DESIGN, Shanghai
Dipl. Arch. ETHZ | Founder Partner
1997-2002 Architecture study in Tongji University, Shanghai
2002-2004 Internship and Junior Architect in Herzog & de Meuron, Basel
2004-2006 Architecture study in ETH Zürich, Dipl.Arch ETH
2006- NowPartner of EXH DESIGN, Shanghai
Dip. Arch. ESALA | Associate
2004-2009 Degree of Bachelor of Architecture (HONS), ECA, UK
2009-2010 Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture, Kinki University, Japan
2011-2013Balmond Studio, London, UK
2013-2014Architect in EXH design, Shanghai, China
2014-now Associate in EXH design, Shanghai, China
Current team members: Erich Diserens, Zhang Xi, Fu Kai, Jenny Macdonald, Chris Rhodes, Terry Yin, Kim Jing, Sasha Zhang, Beixin Li, Li Shen, Xinwo Fan, Hui Wang, Jinqi Gu, Ignacio Asurmendi, Daniel Uribe, Juan Otero, Jack Huang, Judy Peng.
Past members: Fang Shu Jun, Zhao Hao, Meng Hao, Qi Le Cheng, Ding Wen Jing, Wang Xi Fang, Yin Wei, Wei Wei, Wang Yue, Shi Yan, Zhao Qin, Jiang Wei, Wang Wen Ting, Liu Zhi Yong, Liu Ke Nan, Yao Su Su, Huang Ling Hui, Chen Tao, Bao Lei, Sun Zhan Jie, Jade Jiang, Estalle Zhu, Ding Zi Yue, Zu Xing Hua, Lu Jun, Wang Si Yuan, Liu Qi, Li Yao, Sophia Wang, Max Liao, Ellie Zhao, Chen Meng Jie, Patrick Wu, Dong Yi，Yang Tianbao，Sanhoi Lam， Emilia Jansson, Peter Becker, Susanne Brigitte Oellbrunner, Nicko Elliot, Hans Ulrich Suter, Bruno Graf, Alfs Lorenz, Lenka Gmucova, Tifenn Delannee, Michael Grundleger, Michael Suchanek, Madeleine Schwendimann, Philipp Betschart, Martina Knotkova, Adam Haspica, Florence Durand, Jonas Hjortsh?j S?rensen, Margaux der Agopian, Juan Alberto Morillas Martin, Hannes Fromel, Eduardo Andreu, Emanuele Francesco Matthias Odazzi，Emilie Alexandre