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Chinese Museums

Chinese Museums

Introduction – by Zhao Zhe – A museum is an ideal place to store historical information and precious recovered exhibits, to recreate or represent ancient times and maybe to reproduce people’s lifestyles and cultures.

by × April 17, 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 ×

Articles, Museums and Libraries, Photoreportage

Yamamoto’s Tianjin Library

Yamamoto’s Tianjin Library

 — by Shen Yue, Zhao Zhe, Gong Ruochen, William Pattison, Wang Weiping Tianjin Library, which forms part of the wider city cultural centre, is located in Tianjin Hexi District, to the south-west of the main city.

by × February 4, 2015 ×

Heritage, Photoreportage

Cultural Heritage

Cultural Heritage

Introduction (Chenxing Sun) With a reputed history of more than five thousand years, China is undoubtedly a wealthy country in terms of cultural heritage: tangible or intangible, man-made or natural, spectacular or exquisite.

by × November 6, 2014 ×

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NanJing SiFang Parkland

NanJing SiFang Parkland

— by Anni Dai —  SiFang Parkland, also known as Contemporary International Practical Exhibition of Architecture, is located aside Fo-shou Lake, in Pukou District of Nanjing.

by × October 7, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage

Shenzhen Urban Village

Shenzhen Urban Village

—  by Weiping Wang —-  From its beginning 30 years ago, Shenzhen in southern China, has rapidly development from a small village to an international city.

by × September 15, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage, Museums and Libraries

Guotai Arts Centre, Chongqing

Guotai Arts Centre, Chongqing

— by Minghuan Xie — Nowadays, people are seldom bored with the combination of ancient Chinese construction elements with modern architectural design.

by × September 14, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage

Earthquakes: consider the villages

Earthquakes: consider the villages

— by ShiyuQian — On August 3rd 2014, a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck Yunnan province (southwest China) at a depth of 12 kilometres. 

by × September 10, 2014 ×

Articles, Heritage, Photoreportage

Shigeru Ban’s CALYPSO

Shigeru Ban’s CALYPSO

— by Xu Xiangru —   Pritzker Prize-winning, Japanese architect Shigeru Ban collaborated with the design firm Avroko for a new free-standing Mediterranean restaurant

by × August 29, 2014 ×