Zhangxu was born in 1978. In 2002 he received bachelor`s degree from TJCAUP in shanghai and in 2007 he received diploma of architecture from ETH in Zurich and became a registered architect of Switzerland. He took part in the design and construction of Swiss pavilion of shanghai Expo and in 2010 he co-founded ATELIER XÜK with Liu kenan.
Liu kenan was born in 1979. He received his architecture training from TJCAUP and in 2004 he received his master`s degree. During 2004-2005 he took part in the design and construction of national stadium of Beijing and worked in Switzerland for several years afterwards. In 2010 he co-founded ATELIER XÜK with Zhangxu.
Lu jun was born in 1981. In 2005 he received bachelor`s degree from TJCAUP. He has been ever since practicing in shanghai and accomplished many projects ranging from furniture design to urban planning. In 2001 he joined ATELIER XÜK.
ATELIER XÜK 认为自己是中国当代建筑界的一个切片，其实践领域横跨教学，大型设计院，以及个人建筑师事务所。
ATELIER XÜK regards itself as a slice into situations of contemporary Chinese architecture field, it has established its long-term collaborators spanning from universities, stated-owned design institute, to independent designers.
ATELIER XÜK insists on Archi-tectonic and regards it as the initial point working in different fields.
ATELIER XÜK regards itself as a chain of cultural and architectural metabolism and insists on critical intervention, both in the field of academia and practice.