The tower of “Pocket Greenhouses” construction progress.
Kenting Retreat construction progress.
XRANGE’s office tower in Hsinchu broke ground today!
Penghu House ground breaking ceremony!
Grace is guest critic at TungHai University Department of Architecture Exchange Programs final review.
Grace is invited as panel on the discussion of “Ximen Red House Urban Renewal” at Bo-Pi Liao Historical District, Taipei.
Royce speaking at TEDxTaipei 2015!
Still practicing 90+ year old Wang Chiu-Hwa 王秋華建築師, first woman architect in Taiwan visits XRANGE!!
Grace is guest critic of 2015 International Exhibition of Architecture Graduation Design at Luodong Township in Yilan County, reviewing projects from Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan (image by IEAGD). Grace is on the jury with Kazuhiro Kojima, Yasuaki Onoda, Tomatsu Shimizu, Kyle Yang and Weijing Wang. (image by IEAGD)
Grace is guest critic of Yuan Ze University Department of Art and Design final review.
Grace is guest critic of Tamkang University thesis year final review.
XRANGE is commissioned to design a 14 unit residential block in the heart of downtown, with a market launch scheduled for August 2015!
XRANGE is commissioned to work on a house for 3 generations on the beautiful island of Penghu!
XRANGE’ s office tower in Hsinchu submitted for building permit and urban review!
XRANGE concept for Taiwan Startup Stadium won them the bid for this exciting project!
XRANGE’s Ant FarmHouse garage in the cult “GARAGE LIFE” magazine from Japan!
XRANGE House of Music in Tectonic Becoming Exhibition 2014 in Taipei!
XRANGE has moved!
Our Ant Farm in the news today: headline translates “From the Presidential Palace to the Ant Farm House: the most meaningful architecture in Taiwan!”
We have a 3D scanner!
Pill-A featured XRANGE’s Urban Scope project with an interview and sound track selected by XRANGE!
WAVE Magazine from China featured 2 XRANGE projects in their Fall 2011 edition!
XRANGE projects are shown at the Taipei World Design Expo! House of Music and Beetle House are on view in Building 2, Sungshan Creative and Cultural Park. Exhibition on till Oct 30th.
PERSPECTIVE Magazine from Hong Kong interviews Grace on her views of being a woman architect. http://www.perspectiveglobal.com/
XRANGE is selected to exhibit in the “中國建築十年展，廣州展中展” China Architecture 10 Year Retrospective exhibition in Guangzhou, China! Exhibition on till July 30th.
TAIWAN ARCHITECTURE (TA) Magazine‘s July issue out now with a 46-page special feature on XRANGE!
Construction begins for Amba, a 200-room hotel in the exciting Shimenting area in Taipei! Opening of the hotel is planned for December 2011.
XRANGE will lecture at Yuan Ze University Department of Art and Design at 6:30pm. The lecture will be made available through their website afterwards.
House of Music will be exhibited at the “Biennale Internationale du Design de Ligne”, Belgium from Sept 28th to Oct 28th.
House of Music will be shown in the Archi-Rock Exhibition at URS127, 127 Dihua street, Taipei. Exhibition ends Oct 24th.
XRANGE collaborates with artist Michael Portnoy on the “Google Office 0.2″ installation- an dynamic piece involving 3 actors, 4 rooms and a turnable floor! On view now at the 2010 Taipei Biennale!
House of Music construction update: the basement is already completed, the first floor slab will be poured next week!
House of Music construction update: R-bars for the foundation slab of House of Music in progress.
House of Music construction update: excavation and earth works completed!
Our thesis studio class “Fast Forward” at the NTUST (National Taiwan University of Science & Technology) will have its final review 9am- 3pm.
XRANGE will be guest critic at TungHai University final review 9am-5pm.
XRANGE is interviewed for “Insight: Remade in Taiwan” article on Taiwan design in ICON Magazine, march issue, pp 38-40!
XRANGE’s House of Music is the feature article in PASTE– the third largest music magazine from the USA- February issue, pp 40-42!
XRANGE is part of “Taiwan:Super-Chineseness” round table discussion in Abitare Magazine, January issue, pp 100-112; a couple of our projects are featured!
XING, the IPEVO conference speaker phone, is featured in WIRED UK, December issue, p96.
XRANGE will speak at National Taiwan University Center for the Arts “人文新視野講座”(New Point of Views Lecture Series), 7-9pm. The lecture is open to public,
XRANGE speaks “+/- public” at a lecture series hosted by Eslite TunNan in Taipei and curated by Mr. KwangTing Wu of Tam Kang University. 7:30pm.
XRANGE is featured in the book “Taiwan Mod”, out now and available at all Page One bookstores in Asia!
XRANGE won the commission for Urban Scope, a pavilion at HuaShan Station on the edge of HuaShan Arts District! The exciting pavilion will be built by August 2011!
XRANGE is featured in the exhibition “SKETCH UP!” Exhibition at HuaShan Arts District, Building 4B, Ba-De Road Section 1, No. 1. On till Nov 5th.
XRANGE’s Museum of Speed gets a 4-page spread in Modern Decoration Magazine from China!
XRANGE’s very own mascot ROY the English Bulldog turns 6!
XRANGE hosted an open house for 2009 Taiwan Designers Week! We had 15 visitors and a very active Q+A session after we gave them a brief tour of our work.
DESIGN DISTINCTION, I.D. 2009 Annual Design Review-Environments
XRANGE’s “The Cloud” project is a winner!
XRANGE’s “The Cloud” project is a winner!
XRANGE announces studio brief for architecture thesis class at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. Studio will commence in September.
XRANGE receives the building permit for House of Music, construction will begin before August 2009!
XRANGE meets Mr. Toyo Ito! He now owns the IPEVO FREE.1 we designed!
XRANGE lectures “Run, Don’t Walk” at the architecture school at Tung Hai University in Taitung, Taiwan. Full house!
XRANGE is featured in SURFACE Magazine China in “A new Generation in Taiwan, The Creativity of a Beautiful Island”. http://www.surface-china.cn/Magazine
XRANGE is selected for the “Phaidon Atlas of 21Century World Architecture”! The Ant Farm House project is 1 of over 1,000 chosen from 10,000 projects worldwide; and XRANGE is 1 of 653 architecture firms featured in the book!
XRANGE lectures “RUN, DON’T WALK!” at the Architecture School of the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. 4:30- 6:30pm.
XRANGE’s Nanao Resort project is featured in the “1,000 X Landscape Architecture” book by Verlagshaus Braun of Germany. http://www.verlagshaus-braun.de/index.php
Our IPEVO Cardboard Booth is featured in “Grand Stand II”, a book by Dutch publisher Frame. http://www.framemag.com
The Sun Moon Lake project is featured in “BEACHLIFE”, published by Gestalten, a renowned international media and publishing house based in Germany.
Ant Farm house is featured in Montreal based Canadian magazine Prestige Design.
XRANGE gargantuan installation The Cloud is up for 2008 Taiwan Designers Week! The exhibition event is on till July 4th.
XRANGE’s up coming May 20th lecture on “Designing Meaning” is at National Taiwan University, Student Activity Center, 7:00pm.
Spanish Desenart Magazine features XRANGE’s Ant Farm House in their April issue 25, pp124-131.
Turkish Natura Magazinefeatures 6 XRANGE projects in their February issue 25, pp70-77.
DesignLuxe from Japan features some of xrange’s products and furniture designs!
xrange Ant Farm House is one of the main highlight articles in Centras Magazine from Lituania in their Nov/Dec issue, Issue 6, 2007; pp 38- 48.
The Outlook Magazine (新視線) of China features xrange in their Sept 2007 “The A List” issue, pp 88- 91.
I.D. Magazine featured a story on xrange: “Top of the ROC: Based in Taiwan, the design firm suitably called Xrange makes strides in every medium” in their Sept/Oct 2007 issue (p 70-73). http://www.idonline.com/currentissue.asp
Surface Magazine‘s Sept/ Oct 2007 issue features the Ant Farm House project as an exclusive story: “Ants in Your Plans” (pages 122-124)
xrange is named one of “101 of the World’s Most Exciting New Architects” by Wallpaper in August 2007, issue #101!
xrange is one of the design firms featured in “Who’s Who in Design – The Leading Designers of the World Volume 3″ published by Red Dot Editions. http://en.red-dot.org/561+M5e375ddc1a9.html
xrange welcomes 30 visitors to an OPEN HOUSE as part of the 2007 Taiwan’s Designers’ Week event. http://designersweek.tw/site/en/openhouse.html
xrange’s “Ant Farm House” is published in London based Monocle Magazine, issue 5, July/ August 2007, page 133.
xrange joins forces with long-time client PChome Online to create IPEVO, an independent new company to transform web-based service and applications into innovative experience-driven internet devices. Inspired by emergent web behavior, IPEVO will intensify the drive for an international brand that brings together Taiwan’s renowned electronics R+D, her manufacturing capabilities and our own creative vision!
xrange lectures about current works at Tamkang University, Taipei.
FREE.2 designed by xrange was featured in “VoIP phone doubles as a call recorder” in the Personal Technology section, “gadgets of the week/products on the cutting edge” column of the International Herald Tribune and the NEW YORK TIMES.
xrange founder and principal Grace Cheung is featured in the Artist Magazine June 2007 issue, pages 476- 481.
SOLO, the IPEVO Skype phone that doesn’t need a computer to operate launches to overwhelming sales, the first batch sold out in 2 hours!
xrange lectures about current works at the Architecture School of Taipei Technological University.
MEME Space, the space and branding project designed by xrange officially opens!
“Anti-matic: the social experiments of Hung-Chih Peng” curated by xrange founder and principal Grace Cheung opens at MEME Space. The show is on view through 30 July 2007.
xrange founder and principal Grace Cheung is a guest on popular Golden Horse Award winning radio show “VOICE OF HAN BROADCASTING NETWORK’s Happy Talk Saturday show”. She gave an account on the design of MEME Space
MEME Space, designed by xrange for the Hong’s Foundation for Education + Culture starts construction!
TRIO, a 3-in-1 Skype personal speaker/ conference phone that is switch-able to handset mode launches!
IPEVO unveiled 3 new products at the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show– SOLO.1 Skype Desktop Phone, TRIO Skype Speakerphone, and FREE.2, an USB Skype phone.
new xrange site is launched.
xrange designed IPEVO FLY.1 Cordless Skype Phone wins a 2007 iF Product Design Award in the computers category.
xrange exhibits “Confluence Park” in the “Unbuilt Lifestyle” Exhibition curated by Lin Fang-Yi and Eslite at the Eslite Xinyi Gallery in Taipei. The show is on view through November 12th.
xrange bags 2 2006 Good Design Award in Japan for the IPEVO FREE1 Cordless Skype Phone and the FLY.1 Cordless Skype Phone.
xrange designed IPEVO XING Conference System for Skype receives nomination for 2007 German Design Awards offered by the Federal German Ministry of Economics and Technology. http://www.designpreis.de
xrange exhibited conceptual work “Protect Me” at the 2006 INTERMIX Street Art Exhibition hosted by Proton Electronics and Freshnessmag.com
ADATA’s new brand strategy and visual identity system designed by xrange is unveiled at 2006 COMPUTEX Taipei
xrange designed Proton Home Theater Speaker System prototype is exhibited at 2006 COMPUTEX Taipei.
xrange launches IPEVO XING, Conference System for Skype with client PC home Online
xrange speaks “The Simplicity of Complexity” at design seminar hosted by Business Next Magazine and Philips at the Taipei International Conference Center.
xrange speaks “Designing the Invisible” at special workshop organized by the National Culture and Arts Foundation for the Creative Youth Organization at the Hong’s Foundation of Culture and Education.
The IPEVO Free.1 Skype Phone designed by xrange receives an Honorable Mention in the Consumer Products Category in the prestigious I.D. Magazine 2006 Annual Design Review. The product will be featured with other award winners in the July/August 2006 issue of I.D. Magazine. http://www.idonline.com
xrange designed IPEVO Free.1 Skype Phone wins a 2006 Reddot Design Award in the computers category.
The IPEVO Skype phone designed by xrange is featured in the Favorites section as a pick by CBS MarketWatch Columnist Bambi Fransisco, in the March 2006 Issue of Business 2.0 magazine.
xrange speaks about its Experience-based Innovation Strategy to the top executives of Uni-President Corp. in Tainan , Taiwan.
xrange’s IPEVO Free.1 Skype Phone is named “Peripheral of the Year” by the editors of Engadget.com, in the 2005 Engadget awards. Endgadget.com is one of the most populear blogs on consumer electronics.
xrange speaks about design strategy to aspiring enterpreneurs at the Longterm lecture series
IPEVO and xrange unveils 2 upcoming Skype products at the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. http://www.ipevo.com/ces/index.html
xrange bags two 2006 iF Product Design Awards with the IPEVO Free.1 Skype Handset and the IPEVO Xing Skype Conference Phone.
xrange unveils plans for the Nanao Eco-Resort with Ambassador Hotel at the Yi-Lan County Government in Taiwan.
xrange speaks at the THERMOS design forum at the Eslite Bookstore in Taipei.
xrange bulldog Roy celebrates his 2nd birthday.
IPEVO Free.1, the Skype USB handset xrange designed for PC home-Skype was launched in Taipei. It is scheduled for US release in October. http://www.ipevo.com/tw
Construction has completed on the Ant Farm House.
xrange won a competition with the Ambassador Hotel Group to design a 150 room resort on a 96Ha site in Nanao, on the Pacific Coast of Taiwan. The $30 million (NT$100 million) resort project is scheduled to open in 2008.
xrange’s installation work is featured in the March/April issue of FRAME, in DETAIL 15: “Welcome to Chinatown.” http://www.framemag.com
xrange speaks “Besides Architecture” at special workshop organized by the National Culture and Arts Foundation for the Creative Youth Organization at the Hong’s Foundation of Culture and Education.
xrange is one of the invited participant in the moderated forum entitled “Travel and Architecture” held at the Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei.
xrange is invited as jury for the “mixing houses” competition held at Tunghai University School of Architecture in Taichung.
xrange website version 1.0 launched!
xrange speaks at the “yellow peril” forum session 4 at Shih Chien University Department of Architecture.
xrange’s “Moire: Urban Patterning” and “BOT 2010″ installation exhibitions opened at the MOCA (Museum of Contemporay Art) in Taipei, Taiwan.