This floating tea house in Yangzhou, by Chinese architects HWCD Associates, features brick rooms linked by louvred bamboo corridors and brises soleil.
JIA in Chinese means home. Chinese character for 家 (Home. pronouncing as jia) is a roof on the top of a pig, lovable animal in Chinese culture, inside, symbolizing good food and good wealth inside the house. The structure of the word 家 describes the core passion of Home, food in the center and time shared among meals. And this is where JIA Inc. starts from. We are from Chinese culture and from the passion for home.