Steel structure workshop transformed into a new art studio

As a new construction system, the steel structure workshop has advantages such as light weight, saving materials, low cost, short construction period, safety and reliability, and stable structure. The steel structure workshop has shown the potential at the efficiency of construction, economy and sustainability and etc. The steel structure house has the light weight, and could be recycled after many years. The steel structure workshop is divided into light section and heavy section. Some house combine other materials as the part of the steel construction house such as timberwork and reinforced concrete structure.


In order to avoid the high rent in city life, the designer and artist used old steel structure workshop to create various spaces including living and working. The following unique art studio is transformed from steel structure workshop. The wide open space is created without interior wall. The studio is located in the center of Beijing, which used to be a large shack of factory, whose center is covered with a roof of steel construction. Compared with the traditional construction mode, the time of steel structure building could be reduced by over 60%.The impacted art between industrialization and postmodernism has evolved a fashionable living and working style.

In conclusion, we can see that the transformation of the whole space is completed under the lower cost. The design of space, furniture and lamps use the material with cyclic regeneration, which also shows the core idea of traditional industry through the creative industry.