OPEN is an international team of architects. It was founded by Li Hu and Huang Wenjing in New York City, and established its Beijing office in 2008.
OPEN believes in the innovative power of architecture to transform people and the way they live, while striking a new balance between the manmade and nature.
OPEN has been widely recognized for its innovative work, with such recent awards as the 2015 AIANY Design Award, the London Design Museum’s Design of the Year 2015 Nomination, and the Winning Prize of WA Awards for Chinese Architecture among others. Recent major projects by OPEN include: Gehua Youth and Cultural Center, Beijing No.4 High School Fangshan Campus, Tsinghua Ocean Center, Pingshan Performing Arts Center and Tank Shanghai, etc.