The ONE Teahouse By MINAX Architects Features 999 Protruding Wood Pieces To Create A Dramatic Interior Space

MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

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have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room in Shanghai, China, that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural interior.

 

MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

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The 4cm x 4cm wooden sticks have been arranged by an identical center in the rectangular room, and they are cut out of an oval space, with each stick having its own different angle and length.


MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

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Through a gradual transition, the sticks transform the rectangular room into an oval that’s focused on the long table that points to the single round window.


MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

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When the sunlight is reflected from the cut surface of every stick, there’s a rhythmic change in different sizes of circles.


MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

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Here’s a look at the room when looking towards the doorway.


MINAX Architects have designed ONE Teahouse, a modern tea room that has 999 wooden sticks that surround the room, creating a sculptural design. #Teahouse #TeaRoom #InteriorDesign #Interiors #Wood #Sculpture

Photography by  | Architects: MINAX Architects | Lead Architects: Zhigang Lu | Design Team: Congyi Huang, Li Liu, Like Niu, Zhirui Liu

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