[ l a p y a n ] J u s t i n C h o w


A flat-packed seed that reminisces about demolished shikumen (Lane Houses)  due to Shanghais gentrification. Cultural fragments are collected and repurposed on a kinetic skeleton pavilion that creates nostalgic cues. The device inhabits food market that caters for communal board game activities like mahjong and street performances, encouraging social cohesion between residents of demolished shikumen and the new generation.