Founded by Xing Xiong in 2016, XING DESIGN is a vanguard design studio committed to architecture and interior design, urban planning and development, landscape, infographic, installation, innovative technologies, and development of digital/physical products. By investigating the creative design issues in multiple disciplines, a design-based approach is the key not only for smart solutions, but also to uncover latent needs and desires, thereby sustaining innovation to launch new ventures.
Xing Xiong graduated from Tsinghua University in Beijing with both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in architecture. He also holds a Master in Architecture from Harvard Graduate School of Design. Prior to XING DESIGN, Xing was a senior designer at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF), where he led the efforts for several of KPF’s most innovative design proposals, including Shenzhen OCT Tower, which was completed in 2018. Xing has accumulated a wide range of experience and skills through working in the most cutting-edge design firms, including BIG in Copenhagen, UnStudio in Amsterdam, and Urbanus in Beijing. He specializes in using new technologies to create dramatic spatial experiences and empowering spaces with innovative architectural designs that are green, technological, and poetic.