James Law Cybertecture International
James Law Cybertecture International is a multidisciplinary design and builds practice, which pioneered the concept of Cybertecture in 2001. This 21st Century discipline weaves the hardware and software of the urban fabric and built reality into a seamless fusion of architecture, technology and engineering, resulting in cyber-based solutions for a lifestyle for the future. With over 100 personnel based in offices in Hong Kong, the UAE and India, the company is organized around two main divisions: Cyber Design, which undertakes Cybertecture buildings, interiors, multi-media, urban design and masterplanning, and Special Projects which designs, develops and manufactures Cybertecture Technologies. The company is responsible for designing some of the most innovative Cybertecture projects in the world, including the world’s first artificial intelligence media laboratory for the Hong Kong Government; the world’s first Bricks & Clicks shopping mall for Dickson Cyber Express; the world’s first morphable house in partnership with IBM in Denmark; and the world’s first technologically integrated experience for the Electronic Arts Experience at The Peak in Hong Kong. The company has also received numerous awards, and has been accorded the Best Architecture Award by the CNBC Property Awards and International Property Awards, both at local and international levels. Such projects include the Pad tower in Dubai, (Best Residential Development Award and Best Arabian Architecture Award, 2007), the C70 project in Mumbai (Best Asian Architecture Award 2009), and the Technosphere in Jebel Ali, (Best Arabian Architecture Award and World Architecture Award, 2009). Through its Special Projects division, the company is developing key products which will rewrite and redefine the components for living in the 21st century. From mass produced multi-media pavilions, to city-wide monitoring systems, to integrated health and well being devices, these innovations will evolve the urban context of man. The Cybertecture Mirror is the latest product to be launched and has received world-wide acclaim. James Law Cybertecture goes beyond the norm in its design ideology and execution, through promoting and championing the pursuit of a symbiotic, sustainable urban fabric and integrating technologies into the familiar glass, steel and concrete environment of the 21st century.