Inspired by the Latin word for "Work" OPUX is a Productive Concept Studio with emphasis on "X" the crossover in the realm of designs, creativity, culture, architecture, ideas, urbanism, arts and landscape. With Concept Hubs established in both San Francisco & Hong Kong, works completed in China and Southeast Asia Region, the studio is led at arm's length by the leading cross disciplinary Hong Kong architect, artist, designer, urban researcher, and veteran curator Joshua LAU continuously crossing concepts to generate new ideas in every projects. The studio turns the mundanes into a full fledged experience with narratives related to the city, meanings and inspirations. "Work" and "X" crossover are the fundamental methodology of OPUX seeks in every project a multifaceted possibilities in our cities.
Founder of OPUX had lead a wide range of high profile projects since 2003 as both independent and founder/creative director including the Curatorship for the First Hong Kong Pavilion at the Venice Biennale of Architecture, Shenzhen Luohu District Caiwuwei Revitalization Project, Hong Kong PMQ Design Research Moderation, Hong Kong YOHO Town Creative Park and Sculpture, Museum Art Exhibition Designs, Kowloon Tong Cornwall Street Park "Urbanmat" and Creative Luxurious Clubhouse. Founder of the architectural practice, Joshua LAU launched Independent Concept Studio OPUX in 2015, focuses on Culture, Creativity and Concepts throughout the design process. The team began working between California and ride on the rich creative energy of both cities, San Francisco and Hong Kong, inspiring new works under this independent brand as OPUX. The studio's new operation structure and dynamic methodology draws fast ideas and the blinking eye alike any new business, crossing-over realms with a strong belief in the existence of such creative flare beyond establishments.