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(乡愁) Nostalgia (Xiang Chou)

(乡愁) Nostalgia (Xiang Chou)

Shu Haolun. China, 2006. Documentary, 70 minutes. Mandarin w/ English subtitles. –   Review by Tang Lanke  –   

by × November 28, 2015 ×

Articles, Reviews

The Great Mall of China

The Great Mall of China

How Shopping And Socialism Has Inverted The City. –   by Nick Jewell   — After three and a half decades of double-digit economic growth China finally appears to be slowing.

by × November 25, 2015 ×

Articles, Interviews

Chen Haoru: “Chinese cities have no traditions to look up to”

Chen Haoru: “Chinese cities have no traditions to look up to”

– Interviewed by: Shankar Saanthakumar & Liu Bowei  – Chen Haoru is a Hangzhou born architect and artist. After 15 years of studying and working in America he has returned to Hangzhou

by × November 17, 2015 ×

Heritage, Interviews

Tong Ming: “We understand history in order to learn from it”

Tong Ming: “We understand history in order to learn from it”

– Interviewed by: Henry Lyle‎ & LiuBowei  – Tong Ming is an associate professor in the department of urban planning at Tongji University in Shanghai.

by × November 4, 2015 ×

Articles, Interviews

The man who built the world…

The man who built the world…

… or a large part of it! – An interview with Lin Ji by Jiang Hao – It is not often that a working urban planner gets a retrospective show in a major national arts venue. But Lin ji is no ordinary planner.

by × September 19, 2015 ×

Articles, Reviews

Review: Ghost Cities of China

Review: Ghost Cities of China

–  by Jin Tian – Ghost Cities of China: The Story of Cities without People in the World’s Most Populated Country.

by × September 5, 2015 ×

Articles

Shanghai Tower: Collage City?

Shanghai Tower: Collage City?

– article and photographs by Li Yirong – On 19th November 2014, when the last glass panel was fixed to the façade, a 632-meter-high skyscraper named Shanghai Tower entered the public view.

by × August 25, 2015 ×

Interviews, MPTF TV

Interview: Darren Zhou & Lijia Bao, Skew Collaborative

Interview: Darren Zhou & Lijia Bao, Skew Collaborative

SKEW Collaborative is an architecture and research practice founded by partners H. Koon Wee,  Eunice Seng & Darren Zhou in New York, 1999

by × May 21, 2015 ×

Articles, Interviews, MPTF TV

Interview: Chris Hardie, director, Schmidt Hammer Lassen

Interview: Chris Hardie, director, Schmidt Hammer Lassen

A short interview with Chris Hardie, director, Schmidt Hammer Lassen. – A film by Hao Jiang

by × May 8, 2015 ×