BEIJING — A futuristic retail and commercial space billing itself as one of China's greenest buildings has finally opened here after a four-year delay.
Parkview Green FangCaoDi is a glass pyramid structure enclosing four towers that house high-end retail, a luxury boutique hotel and office space. It is a pre-certified LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum building that is the latest offering of Hong Kong's Parkview Group, best known for Hong Kong Parkview and an attempted luxury redevelopment of London's historic Battersea Power Station.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"