Name:WANG Yang 

Job Title:Assistant Professor


Brief Introduction:

   Yang Wang(Chasing) was born in Shanghai, 1987. He holds a Ph.D. from the College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University. He has rooted in the field of the interior environmental design for many years.Academically speaking, he starts to research on people’s behavior in the environment during his bachelor, he was digging deeply into it based on Product Service System design thinking learned from Politecnico di Milano during his master degree. In the period of the Ph.D, he spent 7 years in deep research in contemporary(1843-2013) interior design of Shanghai, meanwhile, sponsored by CSC(China Scholarship Council) of being a visiting scholar at Parsons New School of Design to make a further comparative research to which of New York in the same time in light of collecting abundant materials from the history of Interior. In this way, he has built up a synopsis of theory in Interior environmental design and applied it to more design practice.

    From the perspective of design practice, he had worked in world-renowned design firms such as  Yabu Pushelberg, AECOM and ECADI. After that, He established the NONG STUDIO office in Shanghai in 2016 and set up branches in Milan and New York afterwards. His works have caught special attention domestically and world-widely, often awarded by the global top design awards like German Design Awards, Blueprint, FRAME, WAF, Dezeen, SBID, A&D, Grand Prix Design,APIDA and so forth. Also reported by many prominent design medias such as ELLEDECOR Italy, Hong Kong Perspective, Russia AD, FRAME, Kinflok, Tatler, U.S Interior Design and many others.




Environmental Design, Interior Design, Shanghai Art Deco


Academic and social Post:


Member of CIDA

Member of The Architectural Society of China, Institute of Interior Design

Member of CPANET


Education Background:

2013-2020   Ph.D in Landscape Architecture, CAUP, Tongji University

2015-2016   Visiting Scholar at Parsons the New School for Design

2010-2013   Master of Literature in Artistic Design, D&I, Tongji Univeristy

2011-2012   Master of Design in Product Service System Design, Politecnico di Milano

2005-2010   Bachelor of Literature in Art and Design, CAUP, Tongji University


Work Experience:

2016--present  Founder and design director in NONGSTUDIO, Shanghai

2015-2016        Interior architect in YABUPUSHELBERG, New York

2013-2014        Interior Architect in AECOM, Shanghai

2014-2015        Architect in ECADI, Shanghai


Honors and Awards:

2020.10   Rated as one of AD100 Young 2020, AD magazine

2020.9     Chaired design Project Tak Wan Teahouse selected as SBID Best Restaurant Design Finalist

2020.9     NONG STUDIO selected as‘The Best Luxury Architect and Interior Design Studios in Shanghai’by        LUXURY LIFESTYLE AWARD 2020

2020.8     Chaired design Project Tak Wan Teahouse won German design award 2021 Special Mention

2020.7     Chaired design Project Tak Wan Teahouse won BLUEPRINT Best Interior Project

Invited as the youngest designer to join the TV show‘Dreamhouse’

2020.6     Awarded 2019 GuangHuaLongTeng Prize, and named as TOP 10 outstanding Design Youth

2019.12   Chaired design Project Hongkong Wahsum Tongshui won 2019 A&D TrophyAward Excellence of Bar and Restaurant Design

2019.6     Chaired design Project V2 boutique included inby FRAME

2019.6     Chaired design Project NONG STUDIO Office won IDEA TOPS, Best Office Space of the Year

2019.5     Chaired design Project ORO TIRAMISUTECA selected as TOP 10 Best Chinese Interior Designer by DEZZEN

2019.3     Chaired design Project ORO TIRAMISUTECA included inby FRAME

2018.12   Chaired design Project Shanghai Riverfront Mansion won Grand Prix Design Paris 2018 best project

2018.11   Chaired design Project Zoual Boutique won Archilovers Best Project

2018.10   Chaired design Project Nong Studio Office won HKIDA Asia Best Office Space

Awarded as 40 UNDER 40 China best Design Youth

2018.9     Chaired design Project Nong Studio Office and My Dream Wedding boutique won Perspective’s A& D Trophy Award 2018

2018.8     Chaired design Project My Dream Wedding boutique won 2019 German Design Award

2018.8     Chaired design Project Kempin Party House won 2018 SBID best interior

2018.7     Awarded 2018 GEN.T Top 100 Youth by Tatler Magazine

2018.4     Chaired design project My Dream Wedding Boutique won The excellence of commecial space design of The Golden Bund Award 2018

2017.12   Nong Studio reported by ELLEDECOR ITALIA



Email   chasingw@qq.com

Web    www.nong-studio.com


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