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Interview with Tingting Dong

Interview with Tingting Dong

Interviewer: Anni Dai Ting-Ting Dong is a designer living and working in Shanghai who has previously worked for Edward Cullinan Architects in London and ALA Architects in Helsinki.

by × June 24, 2014 ×

Articles

Cave dwellings: The remains of a memory

Cave dwellings: The remains of a memory

by Sun Chenxing  — Shaanxi province, located in the Loess Plateau in the centre of mainland China, is not only the place where the Chinese founded their first feudal empire nearly 2,000 years ago, but also the place where a unique residential style: yaodong (“cave dwelling”) originated.

by × June 17, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage, Photoreportage

Religion with Chinese characteristics

Religion with Chinese characteristics

Across China, there are Gothic, Byzantine, Roman, Russian East Orthodox, ancient and modern churches. As church attendance declines in the west, China’s Christian population is 67 million and counting. – By Li Yirong, Zhao Zhe, Liu Linzi, Qian Shiyu & Sun Xueyi

by × May 3, 2014 ×

Videos

New Masters Programme in Architecture

New Masters Programme in Architecture

Come to China… See the World

by × May 1, 2014 ×

Articles, Educational Architecture, Heritage, Photoreportage

Burgeoning Pre-school Education in China

Burgeoning Pre-school Education in China

The aims of kindergarten designs are often instrumental. In this way, even “play” is a means to improve results. - by Ru Jia, Zijian Chen, Ye Kong, Ruochen Gong, Yixin Lv and Linzi Lui

by × April 21, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage, Interviews, Reviews

Does typomorphology apply to China?

Does typomorphology apply to China?

“Although many people criticize the single typology in Chinese cities, they do not realize that this actually resulted from our own choices based on emotional-thinking”. by Zhan Su

by × April 20, 2014 ×

Educational Architecture, Photoreportage

Design of University Libraries

Design of University Libraries

by Liu Linzi, Yu Mengfei, Sun Chenxing and Zhu Xiaoyi – University libraries have long been regarded as a symbol of educational excellence within the universities in China.

by × April 1, 2014 ×

Articles, Events, Interviews

RIBA president/ fashion/ products/ brands… and us

RIBA president/ fashion/ products/ brands… and us

  On 27th March, five architecture students were invited to attend the launch of RIBA’s showcase event at Xintiandi New Style in Shanghai. The glitzy affair, attended by an international audience of architects, designers and artists was organized to launch the “Design Your Style” project, part of Shanghai Fashion Week.

by × March 30, 2014 ×

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Cities in China

                           

by × March 24, 2014 ×