standardarchitecture is a leading new generation design firm engaged in practices of planning, architecture, landscape, and product design. Based on a wide range of realized buildings and landscapes in the past five years, it has emerged as the most critical and realistic practice among the youngest generation of Chinese architects and designers.

Consciously distance themselves from many of the other “typical” young generation architects who are swallowed by a trend of noise making, the office remain detached in a time of media frenzy and their focus is consistently positioned on the realization of urban visions and ideas. Although standardarchitecture’s built works often take exceptionally provocative visual results, their buildings and landscapes are always rooted in the historic and cultural settings with a degree of intellectual debate.

Founded by Zhang Ke in 2001, the office now has three principals: Zhang Ke, Zhang Hong, and Claudia Taborda.
Zhang Ke
Zhang Hong
Claudia Taborda
Roberto Caputo
Margret Domko
Simon Persson
Cruz Garcia
Jesper Rieter
Sun Wei
Johan Tristan Kinnukan
Guido Tesio
Alessandro Colli
Brian Li Zhifeng
Chen Lin
Dai Haifei
Zhang Mingming
Felix Cruz Marcos
Joao Dias Pereira
Liu Zhengyu
Ma Qiang
Max Melser
Paulo Borghino
Shi Qianlan
Sun Qingfeng
Virginia Chiappa Nunez
Wang Zheli
Wang Feng
Wu Dangsen
Yang Fan
Yang Dong
Yu Yihua
Aeron Tuo
Zhang Ke
Zhang Hong
Claudia Taborda