Articles by: A Williams

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, 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 ×

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 ×

Articles, Heritage

The Grand Bazaar, Urumqi

The Grand Bazaar, Urumqi

– by Gong Ruochen – President Xi has just announced the revitalisation of the “Silk Road economic belt” – a trading route for the 21st century that links China to Europe via the mountains of Central Asia

by × April 14, 2015 ×

MPTF TV

Study in China: RIBA president, Stephen Hodder

Study in China: RIBA president, Stephen Hodder

The president of the Royal Institute of British Architects, Stephen Hodder recently visited XJTLU. Click on our new video to see a quick interview where he explains the benefits of RIBA validation for our department

by × April 7, 2015 ×

Articles

Kengo Kuma’s Wall House

Kengo Kuma’s Wall House

    – by Yue Shen – This project, designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma is located at the foot of China’s Great Wall at Beijing.

by × February 7, 2015 ×

Articles

Bamboo Tea House, Yangzhou

Bamboo Tea House, Yangzhou

– by Tao Yin – The Bamboo Courtyard Tea House was designed by Chinese architect Sun Wei, a partner of HWCD Associates in Shanghai.

by × February 6, 2015 ×

Articles

Timber Case Studies #2 of 2

Timber Case Studies #2 of 2

– coordinated by Anni Dai – We continue our two-part exploration into the use of timber – and bamboo – in Chinese architectural design.

by × January 8, 2015 ×