haobo wei

Founding Partner , West-line Studio

Haobo Wei is Chief Architect and Founding Partner of West-line Studio, professor at Tiangong University and Guizhou University, postgraduate's tutor at Chongqing University, expert of Experts Committee Architectural Society of China, and a member of WAN jury for the last year, etc. Haobo Wei established with its West-line Studio the basic working mode of "Commune by regional ties + Geopolitical Order + Public Life Mode + Compound Construction" providing a positive exploration way for the protection of human survival model in the subculture circle and the development of a modern symbiotic growth. Among the prizes won, there are the 2021 Civic Trust Award, 2020 International Architecture Award, 2019 Wan Awards - Architect / Practice Of the Year - Gold, 2018 LEAF Awards - Best Public Building - Winner, 2018 German Design Award - Architecture - Gold, 2019/2018 A+Awards - Architecture Stone - Winner, 2018 A+Awards - Architecture Concrete – Winner, etc. His works appeared on many magazines and publications: "Brick Stone Metal Wood" (Images Publishing,2020), "STONE" (Phaidon, 2019), "RED - Architecture in Monochrome" (Phaidon, 2018), "Chinese Brutalism Today - Concrete and Avant-Garde Architecture" (ORO Editions, 2019), on Casabella and Arquitectura Viva. They have also been featured on main architectural media and websites; Domus, Dezeen, Detail and ArchDaily among the others. He participated in the Asia Design Pavilion (Milan Design Week, 2018), the 3rd China Design Exhibition & Public Art Thematic Exhibition in 2019, the Shenzhen & Hong Kong Urban Architecture Biennale in 2007 and in 2013.