Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2018-12-10 | Sing Tao

Shenzhen’s OCT-LOFT: Evolving from industrial area to art colony



When the renowned travel guide Lonely Planet ranked Shenzhen second on the list of top ten cities to visit in 2019, OCT-LOFT creative culture park was highlighted in the introduction. This area, housing hundreds of design companies, is beyond a tourist attraction. What has been done to transform this former industrial district into a designer hub?

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