2022 IID 🏆 Awards

Gold Winner – Lixia office culture center by Vantree Design

The purpose of the design of Lixia office culture center is to create a new landmark office space for the Group.

The project caters to the needs of staffs in modern state-owned enterprises. By using of wood, plants and other ecological materials, it creates an open, warm, humane and international indoor, and a large number of community spaces far beyond the traditional office are designed to create a refined and comfortable working environment.

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Gold 🏆 Winner
International Interior Design Awards 2022

Lixia office culture center
Office Building Interior Built

Vantree Design

Muchuan Xu

Design Team
Muchuan Xu, Minxi Cai, Shangzhao Yang, Xin Yan, Jingyi Zhao, Zhongning Zhang, Shangzhao Yang, Xiaofeng Li

Jinan, China



In order to meet the current design trend and the owner’s demand for quality, reading room, meditation and leisure area and multi-function area occupy three floors. The open office space, medium and large conference rooms, reception and enterprise exhibition hall, which accommodate about 400 people from the group headquarters and subsidiaries, occupy nine floors of the office area.

It is based on the ink paintings without color of rivers and cities, mountains and water, and amounts of mountains and hills, to show the oriental art and aesthetics, and deeply experience the convergence of Oriental humanities in the mysterious and illusory space of concretization. A compatible with old and new city with mountains as its shape, rivers as muscles and bones, and springs as soul, blooms its color and life. It not only maintains the original flavor, but integrates into the modern wheel of the Era. Moreover, designers use the decomposition, reorganization and collision of texture and material to build a simple and lively volume.

With the interaction of large-area artificial stone, metal line and green as the medium, it sets up an interesting environmental dialogue in the lobby, which make expression and interaction between lines, materials and colors in serious space. The contrast between light and dark and between virtual and real enriches the artistic atmosphere of space and highlights the artistic phenomenon of ecology and future mission.

After the project is put into service, it gives people novel, soft and bold color and vision, and creates a memory space full of imagination and vitality with maximum freedom and interaction.