24 Rooms in a 30 Square Meter Apartment? Gary Chang Shows How It’s Done.

In one of the most populated cities in the world, where 30 square meter apartments are a way of living, one has to be creative. But we would say that this home crosses the creativity line and becomes a work of genius. Gary Chang, an architect from Hong Kong figured it was time to bring a little change to the design scene in China. His apartment was the first to suffer a major transformation. How many rooms can fit in a 30 sq meters apartment? One? Ok, maybe two, if you count the hallway.Well, prepare to get shocked: Gary managed to fit 24 rooms in such a place and each and everyone of them has its unique personality. This was possible due to an ingenious system of sliding walls which can be moved around in order to reveal more room and utilities.


Chang has been living in this apartment since he was 14 years old. After his parents moved out, he tried a series of modifications: