Shanghai Chanter Apartment

David Adjaye Associates 

Shanghai, China
Soft Cells are used throughout the spacious Shanghai Chanter Apartment. This is located on Hunan Lu in the French Concession area of Shanghai. 

The Soft Cells were chosen for two main reasons. Firstly, to eliminate noise from the bustling city outside; secondly, to create isolated and comfortable acoustic spaces within apartment.

167 Soft Cells Broadline panels covering a total of 134 square metres 2 are placed in various rooms, including the bedrooms. They are in dark tones that complement the light timber used throughout the interior.