News Update

2024 3.1

UCHIDA SHANGHAI is winner of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2024!


UCHIDA SHANGHAI is winner of this years iF DESIGN AWARD, the world-renowned design prize. The winning product, A 100-year-old house in Shanghai

, won in the discipline [Interior Architecture], in the [4.05 Residential Interiors]. Each year, the worlds oldest independent design organization, Hannover-based iF International Forum Design GmbH, organizes the iF DESIGN AWARD.


[A 100-year-old house in Shanghai] won over the 132-member jury, made up of independent experts from all over the world, with its concept. The competition was intense: almost 11,000 entries were submitted from 72 countries in hopes of receiving the seal of quality.


More information about A 100-year-old house in Shanghai can be found in the Winners & iF Ranking section on




Since 1954, the iF DESIGN AWARD has been recognized as an arbiter of quality for excellent design. The iF Design brand is renowned worldwide for outstanding design services, and the iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design prizes in the world. It honors design achievements in all disciplines: product, packaging, communication and service design, architecture and interior architecture as well as professional concept, user experience (UX) and user interface (UI). All award-winning entries are featured on

2023 10.7

We are pleased to announce that the results of the GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2023 have been announced, and that the residence "A 100-year-old house in Shanghai converted by a sculptural spiral staircase," designed by UCHIDASHANGHAI, has won the GOOD DESIGN Award.


2023 10.7 

A 100-YEAR-OLD HOUSE IN SHANGHAI won the BLT BUILT DESIGN AWARDS 2023 in the category "Architectural design - Restoration and Renovation" of the BLT Built Design Awards.

We are especially happy to receive this award since the work was completed amidst the difficulties of the Covid-19.

Thank you to the client and everyone involved.


2022 11.09

New Project  Zhejiang China,



Renovation of 100 year old house  we designed was featured in "archello". Please check it out


We are very pleased to announce that we have won the GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2021 for our design work in Unit 14 Architecture (Public Buildings).Thank you to all the design staff, design management, and construction workers.

We will continue to release more works in the future, so please continue to support us.


At the Intertextile shanghai home textiles exhibition 2021.10.9-10.11, the bamboo high-back sofa "MOON sofa" was specially exhibited at the booth of IKASAS, a furniture manufacturer operating in Shanghai and Japan. We are planning to commercialize it in the future.


Our work [The linen gallery in Zhejiang / UCHIDA SHANGHAI] has been published in the Japanese architecture media[TECTURE MAG].


We won the iF DESIGN AWARD 2021, Discipline Interior Architecture [The linen gallery in Zhejiang]


The linen gallery we designed was featured in a Hong Kong magazine "hinge magazine". Please check it out


Our project, a linen gallery, has been selected as a finalist for the if Design award 2021.  #ifdesignaward2021


The Linen Gallery is a nominee for the ArchDaily 2021 Building of the Year Awards. 
Please vote for The Linen Gallery. voting link so you can spread the news.



Our work [black or white ] has been published in the Japanese architecture media.



linen gallery published  on archidaily. the world's most visited architecture website


Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

was published at worldwide Design WEB 'ICON' on 2020.09.23


bamboo louvers clad this factory turned gallery by mitsuhiro shoji in zhejiang, china

was published at worldwide Design WEB 'Designboom' on 2020.09.16.



Our work [ horizontal factory ] has been published in the Japanese architecture media.



Our work [ minimal studio in shanghai ] has been published in the Japanese architecture media.

The interview between mitsuhiro shoji, Design Director of Uchida Shanghai and Matsuba Kunihiko of tyrant is featured on the web media for art students, PARTNER.

New Project

The linen gallery will open soon.


We look forward to your continuing good will in the next year.


We hope that the new year finds you in good health.


2019 New Architecture Project 

Auditorium + Lounge 

2019 New Project in Zhejiang

We design bamboo and concrete primitive architecture. Construction will start in July.

1:100 model study

We have moved!

The new address is 696 Weihai Road Jing'an District Shanghai 200041. Please come and visit.

2019 RICOH New Office in Shanghai


Project info :

client : RICOH CHINA CO., LTD.

project type : office,live showroom

designer : mitsuhiro shoji

design company : uchida shanghai 

photographer : kenta hasegawa

area : 2600sqm 22F,23F,24F

main materials : bamboo,steel,terrazzo,old materials of tile

author of the design description : mitsuhiro shoji

location : Huaihai Zhong RoadShanghai , China

Designer Staff / Recruit 2019 / Uchida Shanghai Studio

New Release




mitsuhiro shoji completes a 47 sqm two-level apartment in shanghai

was published at worldwide Design WEB 'Designboom' on 2019.01.31.

2018 panasonic beauty in guangzhou.

The shooting of kenta hasegawa was completed.


2018 new house  design / small but  flexible interiors in shanghai.

We updated new project . Please check about 'Works'

We designed that The "Changshu Innovation Center for Green & Intelligent Manufacturing" is a facility managed by G&I Technology, established through the investments of Changshu, China and private enterprises in an 8,700m2 area in the Chinese government's Changshu National New & High-tech Industrial Development Zone.

Photo kenta hasegawa

Works 2017
We completed new project in Changshu
Designed by uchida shanghai

Photo kenta hasegawa
Release is coming soon.

Works 2017

Uchida shanghai completes minimal office for Kanematsu in Chongqing.
Soft open now …

Works 2017

We compleated new office for kanematsu in shenzhen

Designed by uchida shanghai

Works 2017
We completed new project in Changshu
Designed by uchida shanghai
Release is coming soon.

Works 2017
New office for Otsuka(China) Investment Co., Ltd. Designed by uchida shanghai
Photo : kenta hasegawa

New Release
mitsuhiro shoji completes factory renovation for konicaminolta in china
was published at worldwide Design WEB 'Designboom' on 2017.05.22.

New Release




minimal studio for tredia china in shanghai

was published at worldwide Design WEB 'Designboom' on 2017.04.30.


New Release




Japanese BBQ restaurant " Yakiniku Sora" was published at worldwide Design WEB 'Designboom' on 2016.09.12.

New Release



Our designer Mitsuhiro Shoji 's favorite design was introduced by Q daily web




Our work ”Kanematsu Office" was introduced at Q-daily。